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Jumping the gun

Definition 1

Trading on information which has not yet be revealed to the 

Public

.

Definition 2

Illegally soliciting orders to 

Buy

 a new security issue before SEC 

Registration

 is complete.



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Legal

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Leg

,

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Public

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Registration

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SEC

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12b-1 funds

,

Allowance for depreciation

,

Asset/equity ratio

,

Agency security

,

Asset-backed security

,

At par

,

All or any part

,

Alternative order

,

At best

,

At call

,

Automated Order Entry System

,

All-risks coverage

,

At risk

,

Add-on service

,

Action to quiet title

,

As is

,

Assignment to creditors

,

Attorney in fact

,

A shares

,

At the money

,

Across the board

,

Additional paid-in capital

,

Ad valorem

,

After-hours trading

,

Against the box

,

At the bell

,

At the close

,

At the figure

,

At the full

,

At the market

,

At the opening order

,

Away from the market

,

Below the line

,

Bid-to-cover ratio

,

Book-entry security

,

Bureau of Public Debt

,

Buy

,

Brought over the wall

,

Buying on margin

,

Buy limit order

,

Buy minus

,

Buy minus order

,

Buy on close

,

Buy on opening

,

Buy order

,

Buy stop order

,

Buy the book

,

Basis trading

,

Breaking the syndicate

,

By the book

,

B shares

,

Buy and write

,

Buy-side

,

Before-tax income

,

Beat the gun

,

Cash asset ratio

,

Cash ratio

,

Certified Public Accountant

,

Collection ratio

,

Credit order

,

Cabinet security

,

Committee on Uniform Securities Identification Procedures

,

Conversion ratio

,

Convertible security

,

Current issue

,

Central Registration Depository

,

Contingency order

,

Contingent order

,

Capital formation

,

Chasing the market

,

Cheapest to deliver

,

Commodity Futures Trading Commission

,

Commodity Trading Advisor

,

Contract for deed

,

C shares

,

Call ratio backspread

,

Close to the money

,

Cloud on title

,

Cash or Deferred Arrangement

,

Class A Shares

,

Class B Shares

,

Close a position

,

Cornering the market

,

Curbs in

,

Deposit in transit

,

Date of issue

,

Digested security

,

Droplock security

,

Day order

,

Designated Order Turnaround

,

Discretionary order

,

Do Not Reduce

,

Dividend in arrears

,

Dividend payout ratio

,

Desk (the)

,

Durable goods orders

,

Daily trading limit

,

Derivative security

,

Direct Public Offering

,

De-escalation clause

,

De facto

,

Doing business as

,

Debtor in possession

,

Debtor-in-possession financing

,

Due-on-sale clause

,

Deep in the money

,

Deep out of the money

,

Distressed security

,

Dogs of the Dow

,

Efficiency ratio

,

Escrowed to maturity

,

Exchangeable security

,

Exempt security

,

Ex-legal

,

Either-or order

,

ECU

,

E-mini

,

Exchange for futures

,

Exchange for physical

,

Ex-all

,

Exchange ratio

,

Exercise ratio

,

Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974

,

Exclusion ratio

,

First In First Out

,

Fixed-charge coverage ratio

,

Form 10-Q

,

Flight to quality

,

Fill or kill

,

Front-ending an order

,

Forward P/E

,

Fee-for-service

,

Form 8-K

,

Form S-1

,

Floating security

,

Fully distributed issue

,

FIN

,

Graduated security

,

G-7

,

General Agreement on Tariffs and Trade

,

G-8

,

Going public

,

Gather in the stops

,

Hit the bid

,

House of issue

,

Hedge ratio

,

Hot issue

,

Holder in due course

,

High-ratio mortgage

,

HUD-1 statement

,

Hammering the market

,

Held at the opening

,

Historical trading range

,

Holding the market

,

In escrow

,

Inflation-indexed security

,

Investment security

,

Issue date

,

In-house

,

In line

,

Initial Public Offering

,

Insider trading

,

Insider Trading sanctions Act of 1984

,

In intestacy

,

In play

,

In-process research and development

,

I/O strip

,

Income replacement ratio

,

In-service withdrawal

,

Imbalance of orders

,

In and out

,

In sympathy

,

Intermarket Trading System

,

In the tank

,

Jumping the gun

,

Last In First Out

,

Liquidity ratio

,

Legal list

,

Letter security

,

Lending at a rate

,

Limit-on-close order

,

Limit order

,

Limit order book

,

Limit order information system

,

Last trading day

,

Legal

,

Legal age

,

Legal entity

,

Legal risk

,

Legal assets

,

Loan-to-cost

,

Loan-to-value

,

Loan-value ratio

,

Lock-in

,

Leg

,

Long leg

,

Leading the market

,

Locked in

,

Long-term gain or loss

,

Level I quotes

,

Money order

,

Marketable security

,

Matrix trading

,

Mortgage-backed security

,

Mortgage pass-through security

,

Make a market

,

Market if touched order

,

Market on close order

,

Market order

,

Mark-to-market

,

Marginal propensity to consume

,

Money at call

,

Matching orders

,

Negotiable Order of Withdrawal

,

Negotiable security

,

New York Stock Exchange

,

Net capital ratio

,

No limit order

,

No quote

,

New York Futures Exchange

,

No-Fault

,

New issue

,

No-Action Letter

,

Notary Public

,

No-lien affidavit

,

No-load

,

No-load stock

,

New high

,

No book

,

Off the books

,

Overhead ratio

,

Original Issue Discount

,

Over-the-Counter

,

Off-floor order

,

On-floor order

,

On margin

,

Open order

,

Or better

,

Order

,

Order flow

,

Order ticket

,

Original issue stock

,

On account

,

On-the-spot loan

,

Out of the money

,

On-balance volume

,

Odd lot buy/sell ratio

,

On close

,

On open

,

On the opening

,

Order book official

,

Order imbalance

,

Pro forma

,

Payment-in-kind security

,

Price Value of a Basis Point

,

Public bond

,

Public offering

,

Public purpose bond

,

Payment for order flow

,

Public limited partnership

,

Public Securities Association

,

Payout ratio

,

P&L

,

Provision for income taxes

,

Public goods

,

Public sector

,

Public company

,

Public offering price

,

Paid-in capital

,

Paid-in surplus

,

Piggyback registration rights

,

Private Investment in Public Equity

,

Public

,

Public equity

,

Public ownership

,

Program trading

,

Put ratio backspread

,

Profit ratio

,

Painting the tape

,

Paper trading

,

Public book

,

Put/call ratio

,

Return on Capital

,

Return on Invested Capital

,

Return on Total Assets

,

Reserve ratio

,

Registered security

,

Residual security

,

Restricted security

,

Reading the tape

,

Regulation D

,

Regulation G

,

Regulation T

,

Regulation U

,

Rule 15c3-1

,

Ratio

,

Registration

,

Registration Statement

,

Regulation A

,

Right to Know

,

Ratio calendar combination

,

Ratio calendar spread

,

Ratio spread

,

Ratio write

,

Ratio analysis

,

Return on Capital Employed

,

SEC filing

,

SG&A

,

S&L

,

SEC

,

Shelf registration

,

Stamped security

,

SEC fee

,

Sell limit order

,

Sell order

,

Sell the book

,

Significant order

,

Small Order Execution System

,

Split order

,

Stop-limit order

,

Stop order

,

Spot trading

,

Second-to-die insurance

,

Short interest ratio

,

Severally but not jointly

,

Small corporate offering registration

,

Sue

,

Security interest

,

Security loan

,

Senior security

,

Selling the spread

,

Short leg

,

Savings Incentive Match Plan for Employees

,

Social Security

,

Social Security Tax

,

Security analysis

,

Selling short against the box

,

Shorting against the box

,

S Corporation

,

Short-term gain or loss

,

Subchapter M

,

Subchapter S Corporation

,

Scale order

,

Schedule C

,

Seek a market

,

S&P phenomenon

,

Suspended trading

,

T-Bill

,

Term to maturity

,

Trading

,

Treasury Inflation-Protected Security

,

Trust-preferred security

,

Take a position

,

Time order

,

Trading authorization

,

Trailing P/E

,

Trading range

,

Tenancy by the entirety

,

Truth in Lending

,

Tenancy at will

,

The Street

,

Timing the market

,

Trading profit

,

Trading Index

,

Take a bath

,

Trading costs

,

Trading curb

,

Trading floor

,

Trading halt

,

Trading session

,

Trading volume

,

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

,

Unseasoned issue

,

Unlisted trading

,

Underlying security

,

Unit of trading

,

Variable ratio write

,

Variable ratio plan

,

W-2 Form

,

W formation

,

When, as, and if issued

,

X or XD

,

Year-To-Date

,

Yield to call

,

Yield to maturity

,

Yield to worst

,

Y shares


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