Financial Buzz Words Terms

  1. A Ton Of Money

  2. Abacus

  3. Acquisition Indigestion

  4. Active Box

  5. Affluenza

  6. Air Pocket Stock

  7. Alimony Substitution Trust

  8. Alternative Investment

  9. Anatolian Tigers

  10. Angelina Jolie Stock Index

  11. Ankle Biter

  12. Anti-Fragility

  13. Asian Century

  14. Aspirin Count Theory

  15. Asset Valuation Reserve - AVR

  16. At A Premium

  17. Aunt Millie

  18. Away From The Market

  19. Baby Bells

  20. Baby Bills

  21. Baby Boomer

  22. Back Up

  23. Back Up The Truck

  24. Badwill

  25. Bag Holder

  26. Bag Man

  27. Bagel Land

  28. Baltic Tiger

  29. Baptism by Fire

  30. Baptism of Fire

  31. Barometer

  32. Bear Market Rally

  33. Bear Squeeze

  34. Bear Tack

  35. Bellwether Stock

  36. Best Of Breed

  37. Bid Whacker

  38. Big Blue

  39. Big Box Retailer

  40. Biodiesel

  41. Black Friday

  42. Black Knight

  43. Black Swan

  44. Blackberry Addiction

  45. Blind Pool

  46. Bo Derek

  47. Body Of Knowledge - BOK

  48. Boil The Ocean

  49. Boomerang

  50. Boomlet

  51. Boon

  52. Boston Snow Indicator

  53. Bottom Fisher

  54. Brazil, Russia, India, China And South Africa - BRICS

  55. Break

  56. Break Issue

  57. Buck

  58. Buck The Trend

  59. Bulldog Market

  60. Business Process Redesign - BPR

  61. Bust

  62. Buy And Homework

  63. Buzzword Bingo

  64. Capitulation

  65. Carbon Trade

  66. Cardboard Box Index

  67. Cash Cow

  68. Cash For Refrigerators

  69. Cash Is King

  70. Casino Finance

  71. Catalyst

  72. Category Killer

  73. Cats And Dogs

  74. Caveat Emptor

  75. Champagne Stock

  76. Chasing Nickels Around Dollar Bills

  77. Cherry Picking

  78. Chicken

  79. Chinese Wall

  80. Client Centric

  81. Clinton Bond

  82. Closing Price

  83. Club Deal

  84. CNN Effect

  85. Coaster

  86. Coattail Investing

  87. Cockroach Theory

  88. Coiled Market

  89. Cold Calling

  90. Collaborative Consumption

  91. Commercial Year

  92. Commoditize

  93. Control Stock

  94. Cool Beans

  95. Cooler

  96. Corner A Market

  97. Corporate Accountability

  98. Corporate Cannibalism

  99. Corporate Social Responsibility

  100. Corruption

Hot Definitions
  1. Ascending Triangle

    A bullish chart pattern used in technical analysis that is easily recognizable by the distinct shape created by two trendlines. In an ascending triangle, one trendline is drawn horizontally at a level that has historically prevented the price from heading higher, while the second trendline connects a series of increasing troughs.
  2. National Best Bid and Offer - NBBO

    A term applying to the SEC requirement that brokers must guarantee customers the best available ask price when they buy securities and the best available bid price when they sell securities.
  3. Maintenance Margin

    The minimum amount of equity that must be maintained in a margin account. In the context of the NYSE and FINRA, after an investor has bought securities on margin, the minimum required level of margin is 25% of the total market value of the securities in the margin account.
  4. Leased Bank Guarantee

    A bank guarantee that is leased to a third party for a specific fee. The issuing bank will conduct due diligence on the creditworthiness of the customer looking to secure a bank guarantee, then lease a guarantee to that customer for a set amount of money and over a set period of time, typically less than two years.
  5. Degree Of Financial Leverage - DFL

    A ratio that measures the sensitivity of a company’s earnings per share (EPS) to fluctuations in its operating income, as a result of changes in its capital structure. Degree of Financial Leverage (DFL) measures the percentage change in EPS for a unit change in earnings before interest and taxes (EBIT).
  6. Jeff Bezos

    Self-made billionaire Jeff Bezos is famous for founding online retail giant
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