In The Pink

AAA

DEFINITION of 'In The Pink'

An informal expression used to describe a situation in which an investor or an economy is in a good financial position. More generally, it refers to being in the best of health or condition.

INVESTOPEDIA EXPLAINS 'In The Pink'

Blue chip stocks and healthy economies are examples of in-the-pink (or rosy) financial positions.

RELATED TERMS
  1. Blue Chip

    A nationally recognized, well-established and financially sound ...
  2. Large Cap - Big Cap

    A term used by the investment community to refer to companies ...
  3. Mega Cap

    The biggest companies in the investment universe, as measured ...
  4. Boom

    A period of time during which sales of a product or business ...
  5. Bull Market

    A financial market of a group of securities in which prices are ...
  6. Acquisition

    A corporate action in which a company buys most, if not all, ...
Related Articles
  1. Consumer Confidence: A Killer Statistic
    Retirement

    Consumer Confidence: A Killer Statistic

  2. Market Cycles: The Key To Maximum Returns
    Active Trading

    Market Cycles: The Key To Maximum Returns

  3. How To Invest In The Nikkei 225
    Mutual Funds & ETFs

    How To Invest In The Nikkei 225

  4. A Guide To Japan’s Nikkei 225 Index
    Investing Basics

    A Guide To Japan’s Nikkei 225 Index

comments powered by Disqus
Hot Definitions
  1. Due Diligence - DD

    1. An investigation or audit of a potential investment. Due diligence serves to confirm all material facts in regards to ...
  2. Certificate Of Deposit - CD

    A savings certificate entitling the bearer to receive interest. A CD bears a maturity date, a specified fixed interest rate ...
  3. Days Sales Of Inventory - DSI

    A financial measure of a company's performance that gives investors an idea of how long it takes a company to turn its inventory ...
  4. Accounts Payable - AP

    An accounting entry that represents an entity's obligation to pay off a short-term debt to its creditors. The accounts payable ...
  5. Ratio Analysis

    Quantitative analysis of information contained in a company’s financial statements. Ratio analysis is based on line items ...
  6. Days Payable Outstanding - DPO

    A company's average payable period. Calculated as: ending accounts payable / (cost of sales/number of days).
Trading Center