Definitions for "market risk"
Risk which is common to an entire class of assets or liabilities. The value...
Market risk is the risk that a stock drops because some event, such as a hike in interest rates, may cause the stock market as a whole to fall. Market risk is common to all securities of the same class. For example, all stocks always have the same market risk. The risk cannot be eliminated by diversification. Market risk is also known as systematic risk.
Reflects the possibility for the future earnings to be affected by a change in market price, due to movements in interest or exchange rates.