Risk free rate
The risk free rate is the rate of return one can generate without taking on risk of losing money.
In practice, the risk free rate is simply the rate of return on United States Treasury bonds.
Related Fool Articles
Related Community Blogs
Recent Mentions on Fool.com
- Here?s Why Bank of America?s Trading Operations Weigh on Its Share Price
- Verizon Communications Inc Is Feeling the Pressure of Apple Inc's iPhone Upgrade Program
- Cancer Immunotherapy Developer Galena Biopharma Can't Win for Trying
- 3 Tech Dividend Stocks to Buy Today
- Yes, the Biotech Crash Could Actually Get Worse
- How Will Rising Interest Rates Affect Your Dividend Stocks?