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  1. Convertible Preferred Stock

    Convertible preferred stock includes an option for the holder to convert the shares into a fixed number of common shares, ...
  2. Investopedia's Oddest Business and Investing Terms

    The oddest business and investing terms found on Investopedia.
  3. Top 3 Differences Between Business and First Class

    Should you pay extra to fly first class?
  4. Retirement Money Market Account

    A retirement money market account is a money market account that an individual holds within a retirement account such as ...
  5. Excess Crude Account (ECA)

    Excess Crude Account (ECA) is a Nigerian government account that is used to save and invest the country's excess revenues ...
  6. Why Emergency Funds Are a Bad Idea

    Taking the time to build an emergency fund is a staggeringly inefficient use of the precious and limited resource that is ...
  1. Red Flags Waving Amid Bull Market's Record Gains

    Morgan Stanley sees major cracks in the bull market.
  2. Chip Stocks Face More Declines As Billings Plunge

    Chip stocks may fall as much as 12% from their highs.
  3. Apple Traders Bet Stock Will Soar To New Record

    Apple options traders see the stock rising as much as 14%.
  4. 2 Video Game Stocks That Will Win the Holiday Sales Rush

    Activision and Take-Two may the big winners by selling new versions of popular games.
  5. JD.com Stock Seen Plunging 10% Further

    JD's stock has already dropped by 50% from its 2018 highs.
  6. 5 Ways The S&P 500 Stock Shuffle Will Affect Investors

    Goldman Sachs details how investors should respond to major changes in the S&P 500's sectors.
  1. Banks That Pay the Highest Interest Rates on Savings Accounts

    Online banks offer the best savings account interest rates. Not all banks offer the same features, so it pays to read the ...
  2. The 5 Best Alternatives to Bank Savings Accounts

    Find out about some of the most profitable available alternatives to depositing money in a traditional bank passbook savings ...
  3. Paying off Your Mortgage May Not Be the Best Choice

    While paying off your mortgage early may seem to be the best use of extra money, it may not be.
  4. Mortgage Applications Dip as Buyers Shun Pricey Market

    Mortgage applications dipped for the week ending June 22 as would-be buyers deal with high property values.
  5. Lenders Ease Credit Standards as Home Prices, Rates Rise

    With homeowners sitting on a lot more debt thanks to rising home prices and mortgage rates, lenders are looking at ways to ...
  6. Home Prices Jump 5.7% in First Quarter

    Thanks to a lack of available properties for sale, home prices jumped 5.7% in the first quarter.
  1. Assign

    An assign is an act where clearing houses and brokerages select short option and future contract holders to deliver underlying ...
  2. 3 Charts That Suggest Traders Will Be Buying in Materials Sector

    Chart patterns suggest that active traders will likely be buying into the materials sector over the coming weeks to be well ...
  3. Technical Headwinds Could Delay JPMorgan Chase Breakout

    JPMorgan Chase stock has completed a cup and handle breakout pattern, but weak accumulation readings could signal limited ...
  4. CarMax Reports Among Key Levels and Annual Pivot

    CarMax has a reasonable P/E ratio of 17.46. The stock is above a "golden cross" but with a negative weekly chart.
  5. Advance Commitment

    An advance commitment is a promise or agreement to take some future action, such as a promise to buy goods at a future date.
  6. The Currency Conundrum: When to Hedge?

    This year, the strong dollar has worsened international asset returns for U.S. investors. We discuss whether that means it ...
  1. Intel Hit with Another Downgrade on Production Issues

    One bear recommends selling Intel on "a number of headwinds mounting against the company, set to impact longer-term growth ...
  2. Red Flags Waving Amid Bull Market's Record Gains

    Morgan Stanley sees major cracks in the bull market.
  3. Chip Stocks Face More Declines As Billings Plunge

    Chip stocks may fall as much as 12% from their highs.
  4. J

    J is a temporary designation appearing as the fifth letter for Nasdaq-listed stocks, specifying that the stock has voting ...
  5. SEC Form 10-SB

    SEC Form 10-SB was a filing with the SEC used to register the securities of small businesses looking to trade on U.S. exchanges.
  6. Assign

    An assign is an act where clearing houses and brokerages select short option and future contract holders to deliver underlying ...
  1. Intel Hit with Another Downgrade on Production Issues

    One bear recommends selling Intel on "a number of headwinds mounting against the company, set to impact longer-term growth ...
  2. Red Flags Waving Amid Bull Market's Record Gains

    Morgan Stanley sees major cracks in the bull market.
  3. Chip Stocks Face More Declines As Billings Plunge

    Chip stocks may fall as much as 12% from their highs.
  4. Apple Traders Bet Stock Will Soar To New Record

    Apple options traders see the stock rising as much as 14%.
  5. Qualcomm Accuses Apple of Stealing its Secrets to Help Intel

    The company alleges Apple's goal was to replace its chips with that of Intel.
  6. Michael Kors Takes Over Fashion Icon Versace in $2.12B Deal

    U.S. fashion group Michael Kors has agreed to buy Versace in a deal valuing the revered designer at $2.12 billion, the companies ...
  1. Take These Simple Steps to Open an IRA

    Take these simple steps to set up an Individual Retirement Account that will save you tax money and set you up for the future.
  2. The Benefits of Starting an IRA for Your Child

    Many financial experts and educators believe that the earlier children begin learning about money, the better their chances ...
  3. Estate Planning Lessons for People of Any Age

    The number of celebrities who have died without an updated estate plan highlights the importance of having the proper documents ...
  4. Understanding How Fixed Indexed Annuities Work

    Pre-retirees seeking guaranteed income in their golden years should consider the benefits of fixed indexed annuities with ...
  5. Top 5 Strategies to Pay for Eldercare

    The cost of a nursing home, assisted living facility or home care can be ruinous. Try these routes to help seniors qualify ...
  6. How a 401(k) Works After Retirement

    Find out how your 401(k) works after you retire, including when you are required to begin taking distributions and the tax ...
  1. Why Did Ripple (XRP) Jump 190% Last Week?

    Beaten-down cryptocurrency XRP nearly tripled in value last week and briefly toppled Ethereum as the second most valued cryptocurrency
  2. Demand for Apple's Priciest iPhone Is Better Than Expected: Kuo

    The Cupertino, California-based company's most expensive phone is outselling the cheaper iPhone XS.
  3. Why Instagram's Co-Founders Are Leaving Facebook

    Kevin Systrom and Mike Krieger grew disillusioned as their independence from Facebook was weakened.
  4. What Sector Reclassifications Mean

    Investors might need to relearn some long-held assumptions following a major reshuffle of stock sector classifications.
  5. AMD Could Triple Market Share on Intel Issues

    While Jefferies expects continued production issues at Intel to boost AMD's market share to 30%, the Street is only baking ...
  6. Apple Seeks Content Without Excessive Sex, Violence or Profanity: Report

    The iPhone maker takes a different approach to its streaming peers, rejecting shows that threaten to taint its image.
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