Enter the current periods closings price and the previous periods closing price into the calculator to determine the net change of an asset.

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## Net Change Formula

The following equation can be used to calculate the net change of an asset or equity.

NC = CP – PP

- Where NC is the net change
- CP is the current periods closing price
- PP is the previous periods closing price

To calculate the net change as a percent, use the following formula.

NC (%) = (CP – PP) / PP * 100

## Net Change Definition

A net change is defined as the absolute change in value of an investment or asset.

## Net Change Example

How to calculate a net change?

**First, determine the current price.**Calculate the current periods closing price of the asset.

**Next, determine the previous price.**Calculate the previous periods closing price of the asset.

**Finally, calculate the net change.**Calculate the net change using the formula above.

## FAQ

**What is a net change?**

A net change is the absolute change in value of an asset. It’s determined using the current closing price, and the closing price at an arbitrary time period of your choosing.