Market Cap, also known as MCap or MKT Cap is basically the markets perceived valuation of a company.
To work out the Market Cap of a company there is a simple calculation:
- Number of outstanding shares x Current share price
So if a company has 20,000,000 outstanding shares and it’s share price is currently £2 then the companies Market Cap is £40,000,000
Below is a simple two minute video i found to help explain this if you need it.