factoring factoring  /ˈfæk tə rɪŋ/

Definition(s):

  • (n) (mathematics) the resolution of an entity into factors such that when multiplied together they give the original entity

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. But as numbers get larger, factoring them becomes increasingly difficult.
  2. But that assessment would be meaningless without factoring in all the benefits I've enjoyed from switching to the keyboard.
  3. No, I'm factoring in their advice, but placing it in the broader strategic framework that's required.

News

  1. Paragon Financial Group Sees Parallel Growth in the Oil and Gas Industry with the Factoring Industry

    FT. LAUDERDALE, Fla. -- via PRWEB - Paragon Financial Group ("Paragon") is seeing increased interest in factoring services such as invoice factoring for the oil and gas industry. This is because ...
    on June 14, 2013     Source: GlobeNewswire via Yahoo! Finance

  2. A Question Mark on Japan: Pimco CEO

    Investors are correctly factoring in the Bank of Japan, PIMCO CEO Mohamed El-Erian says.
    on June 14, 2013     Source: CNBC

  3. Transfac Capital Oilfield Factoring Company Establishes Presence in North Dakota Oilfield

    Transfac Capital, Inc., one of the leading providers of factoring services in the oilfield service industry, announces the expansion of its presence into the Bakken oilfields. The newest addition to the ...
    on June 11, 2013     Source: Marketwired via Yahoo! Finance

Quotes

  1. "Combining US Airways and Delta will create at least $1.65 billion in annual synergies beyond the value that could be created by any standalone plan," Parker said in a statement. "Factoring the synergy benefits into our offer, the current...
    on Dec 20, 2006 By: Doug Parker Source: Atlanta Journal Constitution (registration)

  2. "This action is an extension of our current practice of factoring under-age smoking into the rating of films," MPAA Chairman and CEO Dan Glickman said in a statement announcing the change. "Now, all smoking will be a consideration in the...
    on May 12, 2007 By: Dan Glickman Source: The Tennessean

  3. "We've got to play better," Donovan said Monday. "That's the biggest concern. There's a lot of factoring you can look into and draw opinions and conclusions, but we're going to have to play better to have a chance to win."
    on Feb 26, 2007 By: Donovan Source: SI.com

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