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Business cycle

A predictable 

Long-term

 pattern of alternating periods of 

Economic

 growth (recovery) and 

Decline

 (recession), characterized by changing employment, industrial 

Productivity

, and 

Interest

 rates. also called economic 

Cycle

.



Related Terms: 18

Call

,

Cycle

,

CTA

,

Cover

,

Decline

,

Economic

,

Economic cycle

,

Economic growth

,

Growth

,

Interest

,

Interest rate

,

Long

,

Long-term

,

Productivity

,

Pattern

,

Recession

,

Recovery

,

Term


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Category: Economy


Starting With: B


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Accelerated Cost Recovery System

,

Average collection period

,

Adjustable rate

,

Accrual of discount

,

Accrued interest

,

Amortization of premium

,

At par

,

All or any part

,

At best

,

At call

,

Adjustable rate preferred stock

,

All-risks coverage

,

At risk

,

Add-on service

,

Abstract of title

,

Attorney in fact

,

Adjustable Rate Mortgage

,

Advance rate

,

Amortization term

,

Annual Percentage Rate

,

Applicable federal rate

,

Assignment of mortgage

,

Aggressive growth fund

,

A shares

,

Average price per share

,

At the money

,

Absorption rate

,

Additional paid-in capital

,

At the bell

,

At the close

,

At the figure

,

At the full

,

At the market

,

At the opening order

,

Automated Pricing and Reporting System

,

Below the line

,

Billing cycle

,

Books of final entry

,

Books of original entry

,

Book value per share

,

Bottom line

,

Burn rate

,

Banking Act of 1933

,

Benchmark interest rate

,

Bid-to-cover ratio

,

Bureau of Public Debt

,

Brought over the wall

,

Buying on margin

,

Buy on close

,

Buy on opening

,

Basic earnings per share

,

Balance of payments

,

Bank Rate

,

Base interest rate

,

Base period

,

Board of Governors

,

Business cycle

,

Bill of exchange

,

Bill of sale

,

Breach of trust

,

By the book

,

Bank term loan

,

Base rate

,

Blended rate

,

Broker loan rate

,

B shares

,

Buy and write

,

Blackout period

,

Break-even tax rate

,

Breadth-of-market theory

,

Capital growth

,

Capitalized interest

,

Cash conversion cycle

,

Cash cycle

,

Cost Of Goods Sold

,

Cost of sales

,

Compound interest

,

Call

,

Call date

,

Called away

,

Called bond

,

Call price

,

Call protection

,

Call risk

,

Certificate of Participation

,

Committee on Uniform Securities Identification Procedures

,

Coupon rate

,

Current production rate

,

Call money rate

,

Code of procedure

,

Capitalization of income

,

Capitalization rate

,

Cap rate

,

Civilian unemployment rate

,

Cost of Living Adjustment

,

Cost-of-living index

,

Council of Economic Advisers

,

Cycle

,

Cash and carry trade

,

Chicago Board of Trade

,

Commodities Exchange Act

,

Commodity-product spread

,

CTA

,

Convertible term insurance

,

Cost-of-living rider

,

Certificate of stock

,

Cost of carry

,

Certificate of title

,

Cancellation of debt

,

Certificate of Claim

,

Character loan

,

Consumer interest

,

Cost of debt capital

,

Cost of funds

,

Credit line

,

Cure period

,

C shares

,

Call option

,

Call ratio backspread

,

Call swaption

,

Class of options

,

Covered call

,

Certificate of Occupancy

,

Cloud on title

,

Class A Shares

,

Class B Shares

,

Conservative growth

,

Crash of 1929

,

Crash of 1987

,

Cover

,

Child and dependent care credit

,

Coefficient of determination

,

Cup and handle

,

Certificate of delivery

,

Close a position

,

Curbs in

,

Deposit in transit

,

Date of issue

,

Date of payment

,

Deferred interest bond

,

Division of Enforcement

,

Division of Investment Management

,

Division of Market Regulation

,

Date of record

,

Distribution period

,

Dividend in arrears

,

Dividend rate

,

Discount rate

,

Division of labor

,

Decreasing term life

,

Dow Jones Industrial Average

,

De-escalation clause

,

De facto

,

Durable Power of Attorney

,

Date of maturity

,

Debtor in possession

,

Debtor-in-possession financing

,

Deed of Release

,

Deed of Trust

,

Discharge of bankruptcy

,

Discharge of lien

,

Due-on-sale clause

,

Deep in the money

,

Deep out of the money

,

Deed of Surrender

,

Department of Housing and Urban Development

,

Dogs of the Dow

,

Decline

,

Depth of market

,

Economic surplus

,

Economic value

,

Effective annual interest rate

,

Eurodollar certificate of deposit

,

Exact interest

,

Exchange rate

,

Economic

,

Economic cycle

,

Economic growth

,

Economic growth rate

,

Economic indicator

,

Economic sanctions

,

Edge Act

,

Employment Cost Index

,

E-mini

,

Exchange of spot

,

Effective tax rate

,

Ex-all

,

Explicit interest

,

Expiration cycle

,

Economic rent

,

Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974

,

First In First Out

,

Federal Savings and Loan Association

,

First call date

,

Floating-rate bond

,

Flow of funds

,

Federal Call

,

Front-ending an order

,

Floating exchange rate

,

Foreign exchange rate

,

Forward exchange rate

,

Forward P/E

,

Fully diluted earnings per share

,

Factors of production

,

Favorable balance of trade

,

Federal Reserve Discount Rate

,

Forward cover

,

Form S-1

,

Friends and family offering

,

Fair Credit Reporting Act

,

Fair Debt Collection Practices Act

,

Fixed rate

,

Fixed-rate loan

,

Fixed-Rate Mortgage

,

Floating rate

,

Forward interest rate

,

Forward Rate Agreement

,

Full faith and credit

,

Family of funds

,

Fund of funds

,

Free and clear

,

Federal Insurance Contributions Act

,

Free right of exchange

,

Glass-Steagall Act

,

Growth stock

,

G-7

,

General Agreement on Tariffs and Trade

,

Gross National Product

,

G-8

,

Grace period

,

Growth

,

Growth strategy

,

Growth and income fund

,

Growth fund

,

Gather in the stops

,

Growth industry

,

Going long

,

Hart-Scott-Rodino Act of 1976

,

House call

,

House of issue

,

Hang Seng Index

,

Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act

,

Holder in due course

,

Hang out loan

,

Home equity line of credit

,

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act

,

Holding period

,

Head and shoulders

,

Held at the opening

,

Interest-bearing

,

Industrial revenue bond

,

In escrow

,

Interest rate collar

,

Interest rate risk

,

Interest rate swap

,

Intermediate-term

,

In-house

,

Investment Advisor Act of 1940

,

Investment Company Act of 1940

,

In line

,

Industrial production

,

Inflation rate

,

Interest rate futures

,

Interbank Rate

,

Insurable interest

,

Insider Trading sanctions Act of 1984

,

Interest

,

Interest expense

,

Internal Rate of Return

,

Indication of interest

,

In intestacy

,

Inter vivos trust

,

Imputed interest

,

Interest deduction

,

Interest-only loan

,

Interest rate

,

Interest rate cap

,

Interest rate ceiling

,

Interest rate floor

,

In play

,

In-process research and development

,

Interest rate option

,

I/O strip

,

Inchoate interest

,

Interest-only strip

,

In-service withdrawal

,

Imbalance of orders

,

In and out

,

In sympathy

,

In the tank

,

Jointly and severally

,

Joint and several liability

,

Joint and survivor annuity

,

Last In First Out

,

Lender of last resort

,

Law of one price

,

Long

,

Long Bond

,

Long position

,

Long-term

,

Lending at a rate

,

Limit-on-close order

,

Long Market Value

,

Law of demand

,

Law of supply

,

London International Financial Futures and Options Exchange

,

Long hedge

,

London Inter-Bank Offer Rate

,

Level term insurance

,

Long-term care insurance

,

Long-term debt

,

Long-Term Equity Anticipation Securities

,

Letter of comment

,

Lockup period

,

Line of credit

,

Lock-in

,

Long-term mortgage

,

Long leg

,

Long straddle

,

Long-term lease

,

Locked in

,

Long-term gain or loss

,

Level I quotes

,

Long squeeze

,

Medium-term

,

Medium-term bond

,

Maintenance call

,

Make a market

,

Margin call

,

Margin rate

,

Market on close order

,

Medium of exchange

,

Market rate

,

Money at call

,

Mortgage interest deduction

,

Mortgage rate

,

Mill rate

,

Net interest margin

,

Negotiable certificate of deposit

,

Negotiable Order of Withdrawal

,

Nominal rate

,

Non-interest-bearing note

,

Notice of Sale

,

National Association of Securities Dealers

,

National Association of Securities Dealers Automated Quotations system

,

No limit order

,

No quote

,

Notice period

,

No-Fault

,

No-Action Letter

,

Null and void

,

No-lien affidavit

,

Notice of Default

,

No-load

,

Naked call

,

National Association of Real Estate Investment Trusts

,

No-load stock

,

No book

,

Operating cycle

,

Other long term liabilities

,

Office of Thrift Supervision

,

Ordinary interest

,

Out-of-favor

,

Over-the-Counter

,

On-floor order

,

On margin

,

Operating rate

,

Open interest

,

Opinion of title

,

On account

,

On-the-spot loan

,

Out of the money

,

Old age, survivors, and disability insurance

,

On-balance volume

,

On close

,

On open

,

On the opening

,

Pooling of interests

,

Pre-depreciation profit

,

Pre-tax profit margin

,

Profit and loss statement

,

Pro forma

,

Pass-through coupon rate

,

Payment-in-kind security

,

Premium over bond value

,

Premium over conversion value

,

Price Value of a Basis Point

,

Provisional call feature

,

P&L

,

Primary earnings per share

,

Productivity

,

Productivity report

,

Pre-existing conditions

,

Per stirpes

,

Pour-over will

,

Power of Attorney

,

Personal interest

,

Prepaid interest

,

Prime rate

,

Prioritization of debt

,

Prime rate fund

,

Prudent Expert Act

,

Paid-in capital

,

Paid-in surplus

,

Payback period

,

Percent held by institutions

,

Pre-syndicate bid

,

Private Investment in Public Equity

,

Preservation of capital

,

Pattern

,

Point-and-figure chart

,

Put/call ratio

,

Quiet period

,

Reports and Records

,

Retention rate

,

Return of capital

,

Return on Capital

,

Return on Invested Capital

,

Return on Total Assets

,

Run rate

,

Real interest rate

,

Rate covenant

,

Regulation D

,

Regulation G

,

Regulation T

,

Regulation U

,

Round of funding

,

Rules of Fair Practice

,

Rate of exchange

,

Reciprocal of European terms

,

Real economic growth rate

,

Recession

,

Recovery

,

Red herring

,

Regulation A

,

Reverse Take-Over

,

Right of first refusal

,

Right of rescission

,

Rate-improvement

,

Rate lock

,

Regulation Z

,

Renegotiable rate

,

Revolving line of credit

,

Right of recourse

,

Roll over

,

Rule of 78

,

Redemption period

,

Right of redemption

,

Retirement Equity Act of 1984

,

Return on Capital Employed

,

Rate of return

,

Real rate of return

,

Selling, General and Administrative Expenses

,

SG&A

,

Straight line depreciation

,

Savings and Loan

,

Short-term reserves

,

Sight letter of credit

,

Simple interest

,

S&L

,

Securities and Exchange Commission

,

Short-term

,

Spot rate

,

Segregation of securities

,

Savings rate

,

Standard of living

,

Swap rate

,

Short interest

,

Short interest ratio

,

Standard Industrial Classification

,

Statute of Limitations

,

Sale and leaseback

,

Satisfaction of debt

,

Security interest

,

Start rate

,

Staggered board of directors

,

Short cover

,

S Corporation

,

Self-employment tax

,

Short-term gain or loss

,

Standard mileage rate

,

Subchapter M

,

Subchapter S Corporation

,

Schedule C

,

Securities Act of 1933

,

Securities Acts Amendments of 1975

,

Securities Exchange Act of 1934

,

Seek a market

,

S&P phenomenon

,

Stop and reverse

,

Times interest earned

,

Top line

,

Trial balance

,

Term CD

,

T-Bill

,

Term

,

Term bond

,

Term to maturity

,

Take a position

,

Trailing P/E

,

Term insurance

,

Tenancy by the entirety

,

Teaser rate

,

Term deposit

,

Term loan

,

Truth in Lending

,

Term trust

,

Tenancy at will

,

Taxpayer Relief Act of 1997

,

Tax Reform Act of 1986

,

Tax Reform Act of 1993

,

Take a bath

,

Term repo

,

Term sheet

,

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

,

Uniform Securities Act

,

Unbalanced growth

,

Unemployment rate

,

Unearned interest

,

Uncovered call

,

Unit of trade

,

Unit of trading

,

Variable rate

,

Vesting period

,

Vertical line charting

,

With interest

,

Williams Act

,

Waiver of premium

,

Widow-and-orphan stock

,

W-2 Form

,

W formation

,

When, as, and if issued

,

Year-over-year

,

Yield to call

,

Y shares

,

Z shares


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