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Beta measures the ________.

A. Investment risk rate

B. Financial risk

C. Market risk

D. Market and finance risk

Answer: Option C

Solution(By Examveda Team)

Beta is a measure of the volatility, or systematic risk, of a security or a portfolio in comparison to the market as a whole. Beta is used in the capital asset pricing model (CAPM), which calculates the expected return of an asset based on its beta and expected market returns.

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  1. Arjun Madhevad
    Arjun Madhevad :
    1 year ago

    The beta of a security is a measure of,

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