Accounting (Fundamental Analysis) Terms

  1. Short-Term Loss

  2. Shrinkage

  3. Sight Draft

  4. Sinking Fund Method

  5. Small Office/Home Office - SOHO

  6. Solvency

  7. Special Drawing Rights - SDR

  8. Special Item

  9. Special Purpose Vehicle/Entity - SPV/SPE

  10. Special Revenue Fund

  11. Specific Identification Inventory Valuation Method

  12. Specific Use

  13. Specific-Shares Method

  14. Spontaneous Assets

  15. Spontaneous Liabilities

  16. Spotting Clues In Qs

  17. Standardization

  18. State Income Tax

  19. Stated Value

  20. Statement Of Changes In Net Assets Available For Pension Benefits

  21. Statement of Financial Accounting Concepts - SFAC

  22. Statement of Financial Accounting Standards - SFAS

  23. Statement Of Retained Earnings

  24. Statement Stuffer

  25. Static Gap

  26. Statutory Accounting Principles - SAP

  27. Statutory Audit

  28. Statutory Reserves

  29. Straight Line Basis

  30. Strategic Financial Management

  31. Sub Account

  32. Sum-Of-The-Years' Digits

  33. Sundry Income

  34. Sunk Cost

  35. Super Currency

  36. Super Regional Bank

  37. Surplus

  38. Surplus Spending Unit

  39. Suspense Account

  40. T-Account

  41. Tangible Asset

  42. Target Cash Balance

  43. Target Firm

  44. Tax Accounting

  45. Tax Arbitrage

  46. Tax Deduction

  47. Tax Expense

  48. Tax Lot Accounting

  49. Tax Selling

  50. Temporal Method

  51. Temporary New Account

  52. Terminal Capitalization Rate

  53. The Accountant's Magazine - TAM

  54. The Accounting Review

  55. The Institute Of Chartered Accountants Of Scotland - ICAS

  56. Third-Party Transaction

  57. Threshold List

  58. Throughput

  59. Throwback Rule

  60. Tier 1 Capital Ratio

  61. Tier 1 Leverage Ratio

  62. Tiered-Rate Account

  63. Time Charter Equivalent - TCE

  64. Time Draft

  65. Times Revenue Method

  66. Total Asset-To-Capital Ratio - TAC

  67. Total Project Approach

  68. Trade Credit

  69. Trade Date Accounting

  70. Trading Assets

  71. Trailing EPS

  72. Transfer Price

  73. Transferred-In Costs

  74. Translation Exposure

  75. Translation Risk

  76. Transposition Error

  77. Traveling Auditor

  78. Treasury Stock Method

  79. Treynor Index

  80. Trial Balance

  81. Troubled Asset

  82. True Interest Cost - TIC

  83. Trust Preferred Securities - TruPS

  84. Tulipmania

  85. Turnkey Cost

  86. Turnover

  87. Two-Bin Inventory Control

  88. Unadjusted Basis

  89. Unamortized Bond Discount

  90. Unannualized

  91. Unappropriated Retained Earnings

  92. Unaudited Opinion

  93. Uncollected Funds

  94. Unconsolidated Subsidiary

  95. Unconventional Cash Flow

  96. Underapplied Overhead

  97. Underlying Cost

  98. Underlying Profit

  99. Undervalued

  100. Undivided Profit

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