Market-Capitalization Weighted Index (Weight, Value, and Return) – Excel Template

Ivan Kitov
Ivan Kitov

A market-capitalization weighted index is a stock index that requires each company to be weighted according to their total market capitalization in the index. To calculate the market capitalization value, we multiply the number of shares outstanding by the market price per share.

Some other related topics you might be interested to explore are Equal-weighted index, Price-weighted index, and Float-adjusted market-capitalization weighted index.

This is an open-access Excel template in XLSX format that will be useful for anyone who wants to work as a Financial Analyst, Data Analyst, or Portfolio Manager.

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Market-capitalization weighted index is among the topics included in the Portfolio Management module of the CFA Level 1 Curriculum.