breakeven


breakeven
The point at which an option buyer or seller experiences no loss and no profit on an option. Call breakeven equals the strike price plus the premium; put breakeven equals the strike price minus the premium. Chicago Mercantile Exchange Glossary

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breakeven break‧e‧ven [ˌbreɪkˈiːvn◂] also break-even noun [uncountable]
when a company is neither making a profit or a loss:

• Lump sum transfers would be required to ensure breakeven.

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breakeven UK US /ˌbreɪkˈiːvən/ US  /ˈbreɪkˌiːvən/ noun [U]
ACCOUNTING, FINANCE the fact of a company or a product not making a profit or a loss: »

The business has grow from breakeven six years ago to seven-figure profits this year.


Financial and business terms. 2012.