Investment Return Formula: Return on your investment = (Ending value of investment - Beginning value of investment +/- Cash flows) / Beginning value of investment

Investment Return Definition The Investment Return Calculator is a financial calculator for learning how to calculate the overall return on investment of your investment portfolio (or a specific investment). You simply enter in the start value of an investment, the ending value of the investment, and any income received from the investment (dividends, interest, etc.). Press the calculate button and you have just learned how to calculate investment return (albeit the easy way). Try out the Investment Return Calculator online now! (Also, be sure and check out our Annual Effective Interest Rate Calculator)

How to Calculate Investment Return Let's be honest - sometimes the best investment return calculator is the one that is easy to use and doesn't require us to even know what the investment return formula is in the first place! But if you want to know the exact formula for calculating investment return then please check out the "Formula" box above.