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What does NPV stand for?

NPV stands for Net Present Value

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The effective date of the purchase of the property is May 1, 2010, and the price paid for the property is US$190,000 plus the assumption of any abandonment retirement obligations associated with the property, estimated to have a net present value of US$88,083 assuming annual cost inflation of 3% and using a discount rate of 10% per annum to discount back to present value.
Interbrand uses a combination of analysts' projections, company financial documents, and its own qualitative and quantitative analysis to arrive at a net present value of those earnings.
Fortunately, if this comes to a dispute, accountants and non-financial experts can agree some common ground: the value of an enterprise to its shareholders is the net present value of future cash flows between the company and its shareholders (essentially dividends plus buybacks minus rights issues) discounted at the cost of capital.
The net present value of a Roth IRA in this case would be a negative $1,292 ($5,083 cost minus $3,791 savings).