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Operating costs

The day-to-day expenses incurred in running a business, such as 

Sales

 and administration, as opposed to production. also called operating 

Expense

.



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Call

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Expense

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Inc.

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PPO

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Rating

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Ratio

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Sales


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Category: Accounting


Starting With: O


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30-day wash rule

,

Accrued expense

,

Asset/equity ratio

,

At par

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All or any part

,

At best

,

At call

,

All-risks coverage

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At risk

,

Add-on service

,

Action to quiet title

,

As is

,

Assignment to creditors

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Attorney in fact

,

A shares

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Average price per share

,

At the money

,

Across the board

,

Additional paid-in capital

,

Ad valorem

,

Against the box

,

At the bell

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At the close

,

At the figure

,

At the full

,

At the market

,

At the opening order

,

Automated Pricing and Reporting System

,

Away from the market

,

Below the line

,

Book value per share

,

Bid-to-cover ratio

,

Brought over the wall

,

Buying on margin

,

Buy on close

,

Buy on opening

,

Buy the book

,

Basic earnings per share

,

Business cycle

,

Breaking the syndicate

,

Bill of sale

,

By the book

,

Business credit

,

Business finance companies

,

Bulk sales escrow

,

B shares

,

Buy and write

,

Benefits administration

,

Beat the gun

,

Cash asset ratio

,

Cash ratio

,

Collection ratio

,

Cost of sales

,

Call

,

Call date

,

Called away

,

Called bond

,

Call price

,

Call protection

,

Call risk

,

Committee on Uniform Securities Identification Procedures

,

Conversion ratio

,

Current production rate

,

Call money rate

,

Cash and carry trade

,

Chasing the market

,

Cheapest to deliver

,

Commodity-product spread

,

Contract sale

,

Contingent deferred sales charge

,

C shares

,

Call option

,

Call ratio backspread

,

Call swaption

,

Close to the money

,

Covered call

,

Cloud on title

,

Cash sale

,

Class A Shares

,

Class B Shares

,

Child and dependent care credit

,

Cup and handle

,

Close a position

,

Cornering the market

,

Curbs in

,

Days Sales Outstanding

,

Discretionary expense

,

Deposit in transit

,

Day loan

,

Day order

,

Dividend in arrears

,

Dividend payout ratio

,

Desk (the)

,

Doing business as

,

Debtor in possession

,

Debtor-in-possession financing

,

Due-on-sale clause

,

Deep in the money

,

Deep out of the money

,

Department of Housing and Urban Development

,

Dogs of the Dow

,

Day trade

,

Day trader

,

Efficiency ratio

,

Expense

,

Escrowed to maturity

,

Ex-legal

,

E-mini

,

Ex-pit transaction

,

Experience rating

,

Ex-all

,

Exchange ratio

,

Exercise ratio

,

Ex-warrants

,

Exclusion ratio

,

Ex-rights

,

Ex-rights date

,

First In First Out

,

Fixed-charge coverage ratio

,

Federal Savings and Loan Association

,

First call date

,

Flight to quality

,

Federal Call

,

Front-ending an order

,

Forward P/E

,

Fully diluted earnings per share

,

Factors of production

,

First notice day

,

Form S-1

,

Friends and family offering

,

Federal Housing Administration

,

Forward sale

,

Full faith and credit

,

Free and clear

,

Gross sales

,

G-7

,

General Agreement on Tariffs and Trade

,

Gross National Product

,

G-8

,

Group sale

,

Growth and income fund

,

Gather in the stops

,

Hit the bid

,

House call

,

Hedge ratio

,

Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act

,

Holder in due course

,

High-ratio mortgage

,

Head and shoulders

,

Hammering the market

,

Held at the opening

,

Holding the market

,

Home run

,

In escrow

,

In-house

,

In line

,

Industrial production

,

Interest expense

,

Inc.

,

In intestacy

,

In play

,

In-process research and development

,

I/O strip

,

Installment sales contract

,

Income replacement ratio

,

In-service withdrawal

,

In and out

,

In sympathy

,

In the tank

,

Jointly and severally

,

Jumping the gun

,

Joint and several liability

,

Joint and survivor annuity

,

Last In First Out

,

Liquidity ratio

,

Law day

,

Lending at a rate

,

Limit-on-close order

,

Last trading day

,

London International Financial Futures and Options Exchange

,

Loan-to-cost

,

Loan-to-value

,

Loan-value ratio

,

Lock-in

,

Leading the market

,

Locked in

,

Last sale

,

Level I quotes

,

Maintenance call

,

Make a market

,

Margin call

,

Market on close order

,

Mark-to-market

,

May Day

,

Marginal propensity to consume

,

Money at call

,

Morningstar Rating System

,

Net Operating Income

,

Net operating margin

,

Net sales

,

Non-cash expense

,

National Credit Union Administration

,

Notice of Sale

,

Net capital ratio

,

Null and void

,

Naked call

,

Next Day Settlement

,

Off the books

,

Operating cash flows

,

Operating costs

,

Operating cycle

,

Operating leverage

,

Operating margin

,

Overhead ratio

,

Over-the-Counter

,

On-floor order

,

On margin

,

Operating profit margin

,

Operating rate

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On account

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On-the-spot loan

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Out of the money

,

Operating lease

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Old age, survivors, and disability insurance

,

On-balance volume

,

Odd lot buy/sell ratio

,

On close

,

On open

,

On the opening

,

Profit and loss statement

,

Pro forma

,

Payment-in-kind security

,

Price Value of a Basis Point

,

Provisional call feature

,

Payout ratio

,

P&L

,

Primary earnings per share

,

PPO

,

Per stirpes

,

Preforeclosure sale

,

Paid-in capital

,

Paid-in surplus

,

Private Investment in Public Equity

,

Put ratio backspread

,

Point-and-figure chart

,

Profit ratio

,

Painting the tape

,

Put/call ratio

,

Reports and Records

,

Return on Capital

,

Return on Invested Capital

,

Return on Total Assets

,

Run rate

,

Reserve ratio

,

Rating

,

Rating service

,

Reading the tape

,

Regulation D

,

Regulation G

,

Regulation T

,

Regulation U

,

Retail sales index

,

Ratio

,

Red herring

,

Regulation A

,

Right to Know

,

Ratio calendar combination

,

Ratio calendar spread

,

Ratio spread

,

Ratio write

,

Ratio analysis

,

Return on Capital Employed

,

Sales

,

Sales ledger

,

Selling, General and Administrative Expenses

,

SG&A

,

Sales charge

,

Sales fee

,

Savings and Loan

,

S&L

,

Securities and Exchange Commission

,

Split rating

,

Sell the book

,

Same-store sales

,

Second-to-die insurance

,

Short interest ratio

,

Sale and leaseback

,

Selling the spread

,

Selling short against the box

,

Shorting against the box

,

Short sale rule

,

Sales tax

,

S Corporation

,

Sin tax

,

Subchapter M

,

Subchapter S Corporation

,

Same Day Funds Settlement

,

Schedule C

,

Seek a market

,

S&P phenomenon

,

Stop and reverse

,

T-Bill

,

Term to maturity

,

Take a position

,

Trailing P/E

,

Tenancy by the entirety

,

Truth in Lending

,

Tenancy at will

,

The Street

,

Timing the market

,

Tax sale

,

Take a bath

,

Triple witching day

,

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

,

Uncovered call

,

Variable ratio write

,

Variable ratio plan

,

Widow-and-orphan stock

,

Wash sale rule

,

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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