Gerald R. Ford

  1. Notorious Presidential Pardons

    Presidential pardons date back to George Washington. These are some of the most controversial ...
  2. GOP Vs. Democrats: Who's Best For America's Economy?

    Here's a look at the fiscal plans of past presidents and politicians that can be ...
  3. 5 Presidents Who Couldn't Secure A Second Term

    These U.S. presidents couldn't get re-elected because of policy, stiff competition ...
  4. The Misery Index: Measuring Your Misfortune

    The Misery Index measures a combination of unemployment and inflation, but what does ...
  5. Wall Street History: Rogue Traders, The SEC And ...

    This week in history marks many births - including that of the SEC.
  1. What was the most miserable day for financial markets according to the Misery Index?

    The most miserable month ever according to the Misery Index was June of 1980. The all-time high for the Misery Index was ...
Hot Definitions
  1. Discouraged Worker

    A person who is eligible for employment and is able to work, but is currently unemployed and has not attempted to find employment ...
  2. Ponzimonium

    After Bernard Madoff's $65 billion Ponzi scheme was revealed, many new (smaller-scale) Ponzi schemers became exposed. Ponzimonium ...
  3. Quarterly Earnings Report

    A quarterly filing made by public companies to report their performance. Included in earnings reports are items such as net ...
  4. Dark Pool Liquidity

    The trading volume created by institutional orders that are unavailable to the public. The bulk of dark pool liquidity is ...
  5. Godfather Offer

    An irrefutable takeover offer made to a target company by an acquiring company. Typically, the acquisition price's premium ...
Trading Center