Economics Terms

  1. Schedule D

  2. Scheffe's Test

  3. Seasonal Adjustment

  4. Seasonality

  5. SEC DEL AM Filing

  6. SEC Fee

  7. SEC Form 1

  8. SEC Form 1-A

  9. SEC Form 1-E

  10. SEC Form 1-N

  11. SEC Form 10-C

  12. SEC Form 10-K405

  13. SEC Form 10-KSB405

  14. SEC Form 10-KT

  15. SEC Form 10-KT405

  16. SEC Form 11-K

  17. SEC Form 11-KT

  18. SEC Form 15-12B

  19. SEC Form 15-12G

  20. SEC Form 15-15D

  21. SEC Form 17-H

  22. SEC Form 19b-4

  23. SEC Form 19b-4(e)

  24. SEC Form 19b-7

  25. SEC Form 2-A

  26. SEC Form 2-E

  27. SEC Form 20-F

  28. SEC Form 25

  29. SEC Form 26

  30. SEC Form 424B1

  31. SEC Form 424B2

  32. SEC Form 424B3

  33. SEC Form 424B4

  34. SEC Form 424B5

  35. SEC Form 425

  36. SEC Form 497

  37. SEC Form 6-K

  38. SEC Form 8-B12B

  39. SEC Form 8-B12G

  40. SEC Form 8-K12G3

  41. SEC Form 8-K15D5

  42. SEC Form 8A12BEF

  43. SEC Form 8A12BT

  44. SEC Form BD

  45. SEC Form BDW

  46. SEC Form CA-1

  47. SEC Form CB

  48. SEC Form D

  49. SEC Form DEF 14A

  50. SEC Form DEFA14A

  51. SEC Form DEFM14A

  52. SEC Form DEFM14C

  53. SEC Form DEFN14A

  54. SEC Form DEFS14A

  55. SEC Form DEFS14C

  56. SEC Form DFRN14A

  57. SEC Form F-1

  58. SEC Form F-10

  59. SEC Form F-7

  60. SEC Form F-8

  61. SEC Form F-80

  62. SEC Form F-9

  63. SEC Form F-X

  64. SEC Form MSD

  65. SEC Form N-17f-1

  66. SEC Form N-30D

  67. SEC Form N-5

  68. SEC Form N-CSR

  69. SEC Form N-PX

  70. SEC Form N-Q

  71. SEC Form N-SAR

  72. SEC Form NSAR-A

  73. SEC Form NSAR-AT

  74. SEC Form NSAR-B

  75. SEC Form NSAR-BT

  76. SEC Form NSAR-U

  77. SEC Form NT 10-K

  78. SEC Form NT 11-K

  79. SEC Form NT-NSAR

  80. SEC Form NT15D2

  81. SEC Form PRE 14A

  82. SEC Form PRE 14C

  83. SEC Form PRE13E3

  84. SEC Form PREC14A

  85. SEC Form PREC14C

  86. SEC Form PREM14A

  87. SEC Form PREM14C

  88. SEC Form PRER14A

  89. SEC Form PRER14C

  90. SEC Form PRES14A

  91. SEC Form PRES14C

  92. SEC Form PRRN14A

  93. SEC Form PX14A6G

  94. SEC Form R31

  95. SEC Form S-1

  96. SEC Form S-11

  97. SEC Form S-3

  98. SEC Form S-4

  99. SEC Form S-4EF

  100. SEC Form S-6

Hot Definitions
  1. Marginal Analysis

    An examination of the additional benefits of an activity compared to the additional costs of that activity. Companies use marginal analysis as a decision-making tool to help them maximize their profits. Individuals unconsciously use marginal analysis to make a host of everyday decisions. Marginal analysis is also widely used in microeconomics when analyzing how a complex system is affected by marginal manipulation of its comprising variables.
  2. Treasury Inflation Protected Securities - TIPS

    A treasury security that is indexed to inflation in order to protect investors from the negative effects of inflation. TIPS are considered an extremely low-risk investment since they are backed by the U.S. government and since their par value rises with inflation, as measured by the Consumer Price Index, while their interest rate remains fixed.
  3. Gilt-Edged Switching

    The selling and repurchasing of certain high-grade stocks or bonds to capture profits. Gilt-edged switching involves gilt-edged security, which can be high-grade stock or bond issued by a financially stable company such as the Blue Chip companies or by certain governments.
  4. Master Limited Partnership - MLP

    A type of limited partnership that is publicly traded. There are two types of partners in this type of partnership: The limited partner is the person or group that provides the capital to the MLP and receives periodic income distributions from the MLP's cash flow, whereas the general partner is the party responsible for managing the MLP's affairs and receives compensation that is linked to the performance of the venture.
  5. Class Action

    An action where an individual represents a group in a court claim. The judgment from the suit is for all the members of the group (class).
  6. Retail Sales

    An aggregated measure of the sales of retail goods over a stated time period, typically based on a data sampling that is extrapolated to model an entire country. In the U.S., the retail sales report is a monthly economic indicator compiled and released by the Census Bureau and the Department of Commerce.
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