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  1. Degree Of Relative Liquidity - DRL

    The degree of relative liquidity is a liquidity metric examining a company's ability to support short-term expenditures and ...
  2. Book To Ship Ratio

    The book to ship ratio measures the ratio of orders being shipped for immediate delivery, and therefore billed, to orders booked ...
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    A private conduit is a financial vehicle which passes through capital gains, dividends and interest to unitholders, avoiding ...
  4. SEC Form PRE 14A

    SEC Form PRE 14A is a form that must be filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission on matters requiring a shareholder ...
  5. Quote Stuffing

    Quote stuffing is a tactic high-frequency traders use that involves placing and canceling large numbers of orders within ...
  6. Above Full-Employment Equilibrium

    Above full-employment equilibrium is an economy operating at a level where its real gross domestic product temporarily outstrips ...
  7. Cutoff Point

    The cutoff point is the point at which an investor decides whether or not a particular security is worth purchasing.
  8. Office of Federal Housing Enterprise Oversight (OFHEO)

    The Office of Federal Housing Enterprise Oversight (OFHEO) was a federal agency that oversaw Freddie Mac and Fannie Mae from ...
  9. Corporatization

    Corporatization is the act of reorganizing a government-owned entity into a legal entity with the corporate structure found ...
  10. Yankee Certificate of Deposit

    Yankee certificates of deposit (Yankee CDs) are issued by foreign banks in the United States and denominated in U.S. dollars. ...
  11. Net Debt to Assessed Valuation

    Net debt to asset valuation measures a municipality’s net debt compared to the value of the real property being purchased ...
  12. Money on the Sidelines

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  1. Receivables Turnover Ratio

    Receivables turnover ratio is an accounting measure used to quantify a firm's effectiveness in extending credit and in collecting ...
  2. Treasury Yield

    Treasury yield is the return on investment, expressed as a percentage, on the U.S. government's debt obligations.
  3. Return on Assets - ROA

    Return on assets (ROA) is an indicator of how profitable a company is relative to its total assets.
  4. Fibonacci Retracement

    A term used in technical analysis that refers to areas of support (price stops going lower) or resistance (price stops going ...
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