**present worth** — noun see present value * * * present value or present worth, (of a sum payable at a given future date) an amount which, plus the interest upon it for the time from the actual date to the given future date, will equal the sum then due: »The… … Useful english dictionary

**present worth** — The value, to be ascertained by computation using a stated rate of assumed interest, of a sum to be paid in the future. Commissioner v State St. Trust Co. (CA1) 128 F2d 618, 142 ALR 943. In reference to the allowance of damages for decreased… … Ballentine's law dictionary

**Present Worth Factor** — The adjustment factor that discounts a sum of future dollars back to the current year … Energy terms

**reduction to present worth** — See present worth … Ballentine's law dictionary

**Present value** — Pres ent value or Present worth Pres ent worth (of money payable at a future date). The principal which, drawing interest at a given rate, will amount to the given sum at the date on which this is to be paid; thus, interest being at 6%, the… … The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

**present value** — present worth (of a sum payable in the future) calculated by deducting interest that will accrue between the present and future date … English contemporary dictionary

**present value** — noun also present worth : the principal of a sum of money payable at a future date that drawing interest at a given rate will amount to the given sum at the date on which this sum is to be paid at 65 interest the present value of $106 due one… … Useful english dictionary

**Worth Abbey** — Infobox monastery name= Worth Abbey caption = full = other names = order= Benedictine established= 1933 disestablished = mother= Downside Abbey, Stratton on the Fosse Somerset diocese = churches = founder = John Chapman dedication = The Abbey of… … Wikipedia

**present value** — The amount of cash today that is equivalent in value to a payment, or to a stream of payments, to be received in the future. To determine the present value, each future cash flow is multiplied by a present value factor. For example, if the… … Financial and business terms

**Present value** — The amount of cash today that is equivalent in value to a payment, or to a stream of payments, to be received in the future. The New York Times Financial Glossary * * * present value present value also present discounted value ➔ value1 * * *… … Financial and business terms