Forex Terminology

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  1. These Are The Best Hours To Trade the U.S. Dollar ...

    The best times to trade USD currency pairs are centered before and after economic ...
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    U.S. dollar crosses with Canadian and Australian dollars offer easy access to crude ...
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    Online Trading Academy educates individuals about stocks, forex, futures and options ...
  1. How is the value of a pip determined?

    Learn how the pip is used in the pricing of a currency pair in forex trading, and see how the foreign exchange market is ...
  2. Where did the term 'pip' in currency exchange come from?

    Learn the definition of a pip, what it means in the scope of currency exchanges and how to determine its value. Find out ...
  3. What is the difference between pips, points, and ticks?

    Learn the differences between points, ticks and pips and how each are used by investors to measure price changes in stocks, ...
  4. What are the nations with the lowest PPP (purchasing power parity) with respect to ...

    Learn how purchasing power parity (PPP) is used to compare the price of goods between countries, and which countries have ...
Hot Definitions
  1. Goldilocks Economy

    An economy that is not so hot that it causes inflation, and not so cold that it causes a recession. This term is used to ...
  2. White Squire

    Very similar to a "white knight", but instead of purchasing a majority interest, the squire purchases a lesser interest in ...
  3. MACD Technical Indicator

    Moving Average Convergence Divergence (or MACD) is a trend-following momentum indicator that shows the relationship between ...
  4. Over-The-Counter - OTC

    Over-The-Counter (or OTC) is a security traded in some context other than on a formal exchange such as the NYSE, TSX, AMEX, ...
  5. Quarter - Q1, Q2, Q3, Q4

    A three-month period on a financial calendar that acts as a basis for the reporting of earnings and the paying of dividends.
  6. Weighted Average Cost Of Capital - WACC

    Weighted average cost of capital (WACC) is a calculation of a firm's cost of capital in which each category of capital is ...
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