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Alpha

A coefficient measuring the risk-adjusted 

Performance

, considering the 

Risk

 due to the specific security, rather than the overall 

Market

. A large 

Alpha

 indicates that the stock or mutual 

Fund

 has performed better than would be predicted given its 

Beta

 (volatility).



Related Terms: 13

Alpha

,

Beta

,

ECU

,

ECI

,

Fund

,

ITS

,

Mutual fund

,

Market

,

Performance

,

Risk

,

Ring

,

SEC

,

Volatility


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Category: Technical_Analysis


Starting With: A


Semi Related Terms: 534  CLICK HERE TO VIEW

10-K

,

19c3 stock

,

Adjusted balance method

,

Adjusted basis

,

Allowance for depreciation

,

Accrued market discount

,

Agency security

,

American Stock Exchange

,

Asset-backed security

,

At par

,

All or any part

,

At best

,

At call

,

Adjustable rate preferred stock

,

Adjusted futures price

,

All-risks coverage

,

At risk

,

Add-on service

,

Action to quiet title

,

As is

,

Assignment to creditors

,

Attorney in fact

,

Aggressive growth fund

,

Alpha

,

A shares

,

Asset allocation fund

,

Average price per share

,

At the money

,

Across the board

,

Additional paid-in capital

,

Ad valorem

,

Active market

,

Against the box

,

At the bell

,

At the close

,

At the figure

,

At the full

,

At the market

,

At the opening order

,

Auction market

,

Away from the market

,

Below the line

,

Book value per share

,

Balanced fund

,

Bid-to-cover ratio

,

Blend fund

,

Bond fund

,

Bond market

,

Book-entry security

,

Brought over the wall

,

Buying on margin

,

Buy on close

,

Buy on opening

,

Buy the book

,

Basic earnings per share

,

Bear market

,

Bulldog market

,

Breaking the syndicate

,

By the book

,

Benchmark risk

,

Beta

,

B shares

,

Borrowed stock

,

Buy-side

,

Breadth-of-market theory

,

Beat the gun

,

Bull market

,

Cabinet security

,

Call risk

,

Capital market

,

CAT bond

,

Committee on Uniform Securities Identification Procedures

,

Common stock equivalent

,

Convertible security

,

Credit risk

,

Current market value

,

Cyclical stock

,

Cash market

,

Certificated stock

,

Chasing the market

,

Cheapest to deliver

,

Contract market

,

Country risk

,

Callable stock

,

Certificate of stock

,

Consumer stock

,

Control stock

,

Contract for deed

,

Capital appreciation fund

,

Clone fund

,

Closed-end fund

,

Closed fund

,

Crossover fund

,

C shares

,

Close to the money

,

Counterparty risk

,

Cloud on title

,

Cash or Deferred Arrangement

,

Choice market

,

Class A Shares

,

Class B Shares

,

Coefficient of determination

,

Correlation coefficient

,

Close a position

,

Close market

,

Continuous market

,

Cornering the market

,

Curbs in

,

Deposit in transit

,

Dealer market

,

Debt market

,

Digested security

,

Droplock security

,

Due date

,

Division of Market Regulation

,

Dividend in arrears

,

Desk (the)

,

Derivative security

,

Deal stock

,

Defensive stock

,

Distribution stock

,

Donated stock

,

Due diligence

,

De-escalation clause

,

De facto

,

Doing business as

,

Due process

,

Debtor in possession

,

Debtor-in-possession financing

,

Default risk

,

Due-on-sale clause

,

Dual-purpose fund

,

Deep in the money

,

Deep out of the money

,

Dirty stock

,

Distressed security

,

Diversifiable risk

,

Dogs of the Dow

,

Dead cat bounce

,

Deep market

,

Depth of market

,

Double auction market

,

Downside risk

,

Due bill

,

Equity risk premium

,

Escrowed to maturity

,

Event risk

,

Exchangeable security

,

Exempt security

,

External market

,

Either-or order

,

ECU

,

ECI

,

E-mini

,

Exchange for futures

,

Exchange for physical

,

Emerging market

,

Excluded risk

,

Employee Stock Purchase Plan

,

Employee stock repurchase agreement

,

Ex-all

,

Enhanced index fund

,

Environmental fund

,

Equity fund

,

Exchange fund

,

Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974

,

Efficient frontier

,

Efficient portfolio

,

First In First Out

,

Form 10-Q

,

Flight to quality

,

Fill or kill

,

Front-ending an order

,

Fund supermarket

,

Forward P/E

,

Fully diluted earnings per share

,

Free market

,

Free market price

,

Fee-for-service

,

Fair market value

,

First preferred stock

,

Form 8-K

,

Form S-1

,

Full stock

,

Floating security

,

Fund

,

Financial risk

,

Focused fund

,

Fund family

,

Fund manager

,

Fund of funds

,

Federal ID Number

,

Fourth market

,

Graduated security

,

Good Til Canceled

,

Growth stock

,

G-7

,

General Agreement on Tariffs and Trade

,

G-8

,

Global fund

,

Growth and income fund

,

Growth fund

,

Gather in the stops

,

Graveyard market

,

Hit the bid

,

High-tech stock

,

Holder in due course

,

Hedge fund

,

Housing Market Index

,

Hammering the market

,

Held at the opening

,

Holding the market

,

In escrow

,

Inflation-indexed security

,

Interest rate risk

,

Investment security

,

In-house

,

Income stock

,

In line

,

Inefficient market

,

International Monetary Fund

,

Inverted market

,

Internal market

,

Inside market

,

In intestacy

,

In play

,

In-process research and development

,

Income fund

,

Income risk

,

Index fund

,

Institutional fund

,

International fund

,

Investment fund

,

Implied volatility

,

I/O strip

,

In-service withdrawal

,

Idiosyncratic risk

,

Imperfect market

,

In and out

,

In sympathy

,

In the tank

,

ITS

,

Jumping the gun

,

Just title

,

Joint Stock Company

,

Last In First Out

,

Letter security

,

Limited risk

,

Lending at a rate

,

Limit-on-close order

,

Long Market Value

,

Loan stock

,

Legal risk

,

Loan-to-cost

,

Loan-to-value

,

Lock-in

,

Lifecycle fund

,

Load-adjusted return

,

Load fund

,

Large cap

,

Leading the market

,

Locked in

,

Long-term gain or loss

,

Level I quotes

,

Liquid market

,

Locked market

,

Mutual association

,

Mutual company

,

Mutual Savings Bank

,

Marketable security

,

Market basket

,

Market capitalization

,

Market conversion price

,

Mortgage-backed security

,

Mortgage pass-through security

,

Municipal bond fund

,

Muni fund

,

Make a market

,

Market if touched order

,

Market letter

,

Market maker

,

Market maker spread

,

Market on close order

,

Market order

,

Mark-to-market

,

Marginal propensity to consume

,

Market economy

,

Marginable stock

,

Market rate

,

Money at call

,

Mortgage risk

,

Mutual fund

,

Mutual fund custodian

,

Mutual fund symbol

,

Market cap

,

Market neutral

,

Market portfolio

,

Market timer

,

Market timing

,

Mutual exclusion doctrine

,

Mutual improvement certificate

,

Market analysis

,

Market

,

Market inefficiency

,

Market opening

,

Market return

,

Market-share weighted index

,

Market surveillance

,

Market-value weighted index

,

Market Volatility Index

,

Mixed market

,

National Market System

,

Negotiable security

,

New York Stock Exchange

,

Normal market

,

Nonvoting stock

,

Non-qualified stock option

,

Non-statutory stock option

,

Nasdaq Small Cap Market

,

No-load stock

,

Narrow market

,

National Market Advisory Board

,

Negotiated market

,

Off the books

,

Over-the-Counter

,

On-floor order

,

On margin

,

Or better

,

Open market operation

,

Optionable stock

,

Original issue stock

,

On account

,

On-the-spot loan

,

Open-end fund

,

Option income fund

,

Out of the money

,

On-balance volume

,

On close

,

One man picture

,

On open

,

On the opening

,

Open market

,

Operationally efficient market

,

Outside market

,

Pre-depreciation profit

,

Pre-tax profit margin

,

Pro forma

,

Payment-in-kind security

,

Performance bond

,

Premium over bond value

,

Premium over conversion value

,

Price Value of a Basis Point

,

Payment for order flow

,

Preferred stock

,

Prior preferred stock

,

P&L

,

Primary earnings per share

,

Provision for income taxes

,

Physical market

,

Pre-existing conditions

,

Performance

,

Primary market

,

Per stirpes

,

Pour-over will

,

Past-due balance method

,

Prepayment risk

,

Principal risk

,

Private Market Value

,

Performance-based compensation

,

Pooled fund

,

Prime rate fund

,

Publicly-traded fund

,

Pure index fund

,

Pension fund

,

Paid-in capital

,

Paid-in surplus

,

Pre-syndicate bid

,

Private Investment in Public Equity

,

Perfect capital market

,

Painting the tape

,

Return on Capital

,

Return on Invested Capital

,

Return on Total Assets

,

Risk adjusted return

,

Registered security

,

Residual security

,

Restricted security

,

Risk

,

Reading the tape

,

Regulation D

,

Regulation G

,

Regulation T

,

Regulation U

,

Regional fund

,

Reinvestment risk

,

Restricted stock

,

Red herring

,

Regulation A

,

Reverse Take-Over

,

Right to Know

,

Roll over

,

Risk/return trade-off

,

Risk arbitrage

,

Risk-averse

,

Risk management

,

Risk neutral

,

Risk premium

,

Risk seeking

,

Return on Capital Employed

,

Ring

,

Risk capital

,

SEC filing

,

SG&A

,

Savings Association Insurance Fund

,

S&L

,

Stock association

,

SEC

,

Secondary market

,

Sinking fund

,

Stamped security

,

Stock buyback

,

SEC fee

,

Sell-side analyst

,

Sell the book

,

Stock loan

,

Second preferred stock

,

Stock dividend

,

Supply-side economics

,

Systemic risk

,

Single stock futures

,

Spot market

,

Second-to-die insurance

,

Stock life insurance company

,

Secondary stock

,

Stock bonus plan

,

Stock certificate

,

Stock Clearing Corporation

,

Stock consolidation

,

Stock exchange

,

Stock index

,

Stock market

,

Stock option

,

Stock option plan

,

Stock power

,

Stock screening

,

Stock swap

,

Stock symbol

,

Stock ticker

,

Secondary mortgage market

,

Security interest

,

Security loan

,

Senior security

,

Sector fund

,

Series fund

,

Socially responsible fund

,

Specialized fund

,

Specialty fund

,

Stock fund

,

Selling the spread

,

Short market value

,

Synthetic stock

,

Savings Incentive Match Plan for Employees

,

Social Security

,

Social Security Tax

,

Split-adjusted price

,

Stock list

,

Story stock

,

Security analysis

,

Selling short against the box

,

Shorting against the box

,

S Corporation

,

Short-term gain or loss

,

Subchapter M

,

Subchapter S Corporation

,

Schedule C

,

Seek a market

,

Specialist market

,

S&P phenomenon

,

T-Bill

,

Term to maturity

,

Treasury Inflation-Protected Security

,

Trust-preferred security

,

Take a position

,

Two-sided market

,

Two-way market

,

Trailing P/E

,

Treasury Stock

,

Tenancy by the entirety

,

Trust fund

,

TED spread

,

Truth in Lending

,

Tax-free bond fund

,

Tax-managed fund

,

Tenancy at will

,

Top hat plan

,

The Street

,

Timing the market

,

Tax-efficient

,

Take a bath

,

Thin market

,

Third market

,

Tight market

,

Transparent market

,

U.S. Government Agency Security

,

U.S. Savings Bond

,

U.S. Treasury

,

U.S. Treasury Bill

,

U.S. Treasury Bond

,

U.S. Treasury Note

,

U.S. Treasury Securities

,

Unlimited risk

,

Underlying security

,

Unsystematic risk

,

Value stock

,

Vetoing stock

,

Voting stock

,

Volatility

,

World fund

,

Watered stock

,

Widow-and-orphan stock

,

W-2 Form

,

W formation

,

Weak market

,

When, as, and if issued

,

Wide market

,

X or XD

,

Year-over-year

,

Year-To-Date

,

Yankee bond market

,

Yield to call

,

Yield to maturity

,

Yield to worst

,

Y shares

,

Zero-beta portfolio


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