The relativerateat which thepriceof aup anddown. Volatility is found by calculating the annualizedstandard deviationof daily change in price. If the price of astockmoves up and down rapidly over short timeperiods, it hashighvolatility. If the price almost neverchanges, it has low volatility.

After the advanced investor studied thevolatilityof a particular stock, she decided that the potential risk was not worth the reward.

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You need to always assess thevolatilityof an investment before you take it on in order to know what you will have to deal with.

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The lab students had to move quick to conduct the lab as thevolatilityof the solution was very low and it would evaporate any minute.

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