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Quarter

Definition 1

One of four three-month 

Intervals

 on a financial calendar that together comprise the financial year. 

Public

 companies must report certain data on a quarterly 

Basis

, and other financial events are scheduled with the beginning and end of the 

Quarter

 in mind.

Definition 2

In the context of securities 

Quote

, one fourth of a point: 25 cents for stocks, $2.50 for bonds and $25 for 

Option

.



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ECU

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FIN

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Intervals

,

Lend

,

Option

,

Point

,

Public

,

Quarterly

,

Quote

,

Quarter

,

Repo

,

SEC

,

Schedule


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10-Q

,

10-K

,

12b-1 funds

,

19c3 stock

,

Accredited Personal Financial Planning Specialist

,

Accrual basis accounting

,

Adjusted basis

,

Aging schedule

,

Allowance for depreciation

,

Accrual bond

,

Accrual of discount

,

Accumulation bond

,

After-tax basis

,

Agency bond

,

American Municipal Bond Assurance Corporation

,

American Stock Exchange

,

Amortization of premium

,

Assumed bond

,

At par

,

Authority bond

,

All or any part

,

At best

,

At call

,

Adjustable rate preferred stock

,

At risk

,

Add-on service

,

Abstract of title

,

Action to quiet title

,

As is

,

Assignment to creditors

,

Attorney in fact

,

Amortization schedule

,

Assignment of mortgage

,

A shares

,

American option

,

American-style option

,

Asian option

,

At the money

,

Average option

,

Across the board

,

Additional paid-in capital

,

Against the box

,

At the bell

,

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

,

Books of final entry

,

Books of original entry

,

Banking Act of 1933

,

Baby bond

,

Bearer bond

,

Bid-to-cover ratio

,

Blanket bond

,

Bond anticipation note

,

Bond Buyer

,

Bond circular

,

Bond crowd

,

Bond equivalent yield

,

Bond fund

,

Bond indenture

,

Bond market

,

Bond ordinance

,

Bond quote

,

Bond resolution

,

Bond swap

,

Brady bond

,

Bullet bond

,

Bureau of Public Debt

,

Brought over the wall

,

Buying on margin

,

Buy on close

,

Buy on opening

,

Buy the book

,

Balance of payments

,

Base-year analysis

,

Basis point

,

Board of Governors

,

Basis

,

Basis trading

,

Buying basis

,

Break-even analysis

,

Breaking the syndicate

,

Bill of exchange

,

Bill of sale

,

Breach of trust

,

By the book

,

Business finance companies

,

Back-end load

,

B shares

,

Buy and write

,

Borrowed stock

,

Break-even tax rate

,

Breadth-of-market theory

,

Beat the gun

,

Calendar year

,

Cash basis

,

Certified Public Accountant

,

Combined financial statement

,

Commercial year

,

Consolidated financial statement

,

Cost Of Goods Sold

,

Cost of sales

,

Callable bond

,

Called bond

,

Catastrophe bond

,

CAT bond

,

Certificateless municipal bond

,

Certificate of Participation

,

Collateralized Bond Obligation

,

Combination bond

,

Committee on Uniform Securities Identification Procedures

,

Commodity-backed bond

,

Common stock equivalent

,

Companion bonds

,

Consolidated bond

,

Conversion option

,

Corporate bond equivalent

,

Coupon bond

,

Current coupon bond

,

Code of procedure

,

Capitalization of income

,

Cost of Living Adjustment

,

Cost-of-living index

,

Council of Economic Advisers

,

Cyclical stock

,

Cash and carry trade

,

Certificated stock

,

Chasing the market

,

Cheapest to deliver

,

Chicago Board of Trade

,

Contract month

,

Cost basis

,

Crop year

,

Cost-of-living rider

,

Callable stock

,

Certificate of stock

,

Chicago Board Options Exchange

,

Consumer stock

,

Control stock

,

Cost of carry

,

Certificate of title

,

Contract for deed

,

Cancellation of debt

,

Certificate of Claim

,

Closed-end credit

,

Cost of debt capital

,

Cost of funds

,

Closed-end fund

,

Closed-end investment company

,

C shares

,

Calendar spread

,

Call option

,

Class of options

,

Close to the money

,

Covered option

,

Certificate of Occupancy

,

Cloud on title

,

Cash or Deferred Arrangement

,

Calendar effect

,

Class A Shares

,

Class B Shares

,

Crash of 1929

,

Crash of 1987

,

Child and dependent care credit

,

Coefficient of determination

,

Cup and handle

,

Certificate of delivery

,

Close a position

,

Cornering the market

,

Curbs in

,

Deposit in transit

,

Date of issue

,

Date of payment

,

Deep-discount bond

,

Deferred interest bond

,

Discount bond

,

Discounted bond

,

Dollar bond

,

Drawn securities

,

Dual currency bond

,

Division of Enforcement

,

Division of Investment Management

,

Division of Market Regulation

,

Date of record

,

Dividend in arrears

,

Desk (the)

,

Division of labor

,

Deferred month

,

Delivery month

,

Delivery point

,

Deal stock

,

Defensive stock

,

Distribution stock

,

Donated stock

,

Direct Public Offering

,

De-escalation clause

,

De facto

,

Doing business as

,

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

,

Dirty stock

,

Dogs of the Dow

,

Depth of market

,

Earnings report

,

Eurodollar certificate of deposit

,

Embedded option

,

Escrowed to maturity

,

Eurodollar bond

,

Euroyen bond

,

Event risk

,

Ex-legal

,

Either-or order

,

ECU

,

E-mini

,

Exchange for futures

,

Exchange for physical

,

Exchange of spot

,

Ex-pit transaction

,

Employee Stock Purchase Plan

,

Employee stock repurchase agreement

,

Equity option

,

Ex-all

,

European-style option

,

Exchange-traded option

,

Ex-warrants

,

Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974

,

Ex-rights

,

Ex-rights date

,

Even lot

,

Even spread

,

Even up

,

Financial Accounting Standards Board

,

Financial asset

,

Financial capital

,

Financial statement

,

First In First Out

,

Fiscal year

,

Form 10-Q

,

Federal Savings and Loan Association

,

Financial institution

,

Fidelity bond

,

Financial instrument

,

Flight to quality

,

Floating-rate bond

,

Flow of funds

,

Free bond

,

Fill or kill

,

Financial analyst

,

Front-ending an order

,

Foreign currency option

,

Forward P/E

,

Factors of production

,

Favorable balance of trade

,

Far month

,

Financial futures

,

Furthest month

,

Futures option

,

Fee-for-service

,

Front-end load

,

First preferred stock

,

Form 8-K

,

Form S-1

,

Full stock

,

Friends and family offering

,

Financial risk

,

Full faith and credit

,

Family of funds

,

Financial advisor

,

Fund of funds

,

Far option

,

Free and clear

,

Free right of exchange

,

FIN

,

Fourth market

,

General Obligation Bond

,

Global bond

,

Gold bond

,

Government Bond

,

Government securities

,

Government Securities Clearing Corporation

,

Guaranteed bond

,

General Securities Representative Examination

,

Growth stock

,

G-7

,

General Agreement on Tariffs and Trade

,

G-8

,

Going public

,

Growth and income fund

,

Gather in the stops

,

High-grade bond

,

Housing bond

,

Hart-Scott-Rodino Act of 1976

,

Hit the bid

,

House of issue

,

Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act

,

High-tech stock

,

Holder in due course

,

Home equity line of credit

,

HUD-1 statement

,

Head and shoulders

,

Hammering the market

,

Held at the opening

,

Holding the market

,

Income bond

,

Index bond

,

Index-linked bond

,

Industrial revenue bond

,

In escrow

,

Installment bond

,

Insured bond

,

Interchangeable bond

,

International Securities Identification Number

,

Investment-grade bond

,

Irredeemable bond

,

In-house

,

Investment Advisor Act of 1940

,

Investment Company Act of 1940

,

Income stock

,

In line

,

Initial Public Offering

,

Insider Trading sanctions Act of 1984

,

Internal Rate of Return

,

Indication of interest

,

In intestacy

,

Inter vivos trust

,

In play

,

In-process research and development

,

Index option

,

Interest rate option

,

Intervals

,

I/O strip

,

In-service withdrawal

,

Inflection point

,

Imbalance of orders

,

In and out

,

In sympathy

,

In the tank

,

Junk bond

,

Jointly and severally

,

Jumping the gun

,

Joint and several liability

,

Joint and survivor annuity

,

Joint Stock Company

,

Knock-out option

,

Last In First Out

,

Lender of last resort

,

Law of one price

,

Long Bond

,

Lending at a rate

,

Limit-on-close order

,

Law of demand

,

Law of supply

,

London International Financial Futures and Options Exchange

,

London Inter-Bank Offer Rate

,

Loan stock

,

Long-Term Equity Anticipation Securities

,

Letter of comment

,

Liquidity event

,

Lend

,

Line of credit

,

Loan schedule

,

Loan-to-cost

,

Loan-to-value

,

Lock-in

,

Lapsed option

,

Listed option

,

Leading the market

,

Locked in

,

Long-term gain or loss

,

Level I quotes

,

Level II quotes

,

Level III quotes

,

Modified cash basis

,

Maintenance bond

,

Medium-term bond

,

Moral obligation bond

,

Mortgage bond

,

Municipal bond

,

Municipal bond fund

,

Municipal bond insurance

,

Municipal Bond Insurance Association

,

Municipal revenue bond

,

Make a market

,

Market on close order

,

Mark-to-market

,

Medium of exchange

,

Marginal propensity to consume

,

Most distant month

,

Marginable stock

,

Money at call

,

Marketable securities

,

Non-financial asset

,

Negotiable certificate of deposit

,

Negotiable Order of Withdrawal

,

New York Stock Exchange

,

Nine-Bond Rule

,

Non-callable bond

,

Notice of Sale

,

National Association of Securities Dealers

,

National Association of Securities Dealers Automated Quotations system

,

National Securities Clearing Corporation

,

National Securities Trade Association

,

No quote

,

Nearby month

,

Next month

,

Non-equity option

,

Nonvoting stock

,

Notary Public

,

Null and void

,

Notice of Default

,

Naked option

,

Near option

,

Non-qualified stock option

,

Non-statutory stock option

,

National Association of Real Estate Investment Trusts

,

No-load stock

,

Off the books

,

One time charge

,

Other current assets

,

Other long term liabilities

,

Office of Thrift Supervision

,

Obligation bond

,

Out-of-favor

,

Over-the-Counter

,

On-floor order

,

On margin

,

Option account

,

Or better

,

Other income

,

One-share one-vote rule

,

Option

,

Optionable stock

,

Original issue stock

,

Opinion of title

,

On account

,

On-the-spot loan

,

Open-end credit

,

Open-end mortgage

,

Open-end fund

,

Open-end management company

,

Option income fund

,

Option chain

,

Option contract

,

Option holder

,

Option margin

,

Option pool

,

Option premium

,

Option price

,

Option pricing curve

,

Options Clearing Corporation

,

Option series

,

Option spread

,

Options Prices Reporting Authority

,

Option writer

,

Out of the money

,

Open-end lease

,

Old age, survivors, and disability insurance

,

On-balance volume

,

On close

,

One man picture

,

On open

,

On the opening

,

Open repo

,

Option exchange

,

Overnight repo

,

Pooling of interests

,

Profit and loss statement

,

Par bond

,

Payment-in-kind security

,

Performance bond

,

Pickup bond

,

Point

,

Premium bond

,

Premium over bond value

,

Price Value of a Basis Point

,

Prior lien bond

,

Privileged bond

,

Public bond

,

Public offering

,

Public purpose bond

,

Put bond

,

Payment for order flow

,

Public limited partnership

,

Public Securities Association

,

Preferred stock

,

Prior preferred stock

,

P&L

,

Provision for income taxes

,

Productivity report

,

Public goods

,

Public sector

,

Public company

,

Public offering price

,

Power of Attorney

,

Prioritization of debt

,

Physical option

,

Put option

,

Paid-in capital

,

Paid-in surplus

,

Private Investment in Public Equity

,

Public

,

Public equity

,

Public ownership

,

Preservation of capital

,

Point-and-figure chart

,

Painting the tape

,

Public book

,

Quarterly

,

Quarterly report

,

Quote

,

Quote ticker

,

Quarter

,

Reports and Records

,

Return of capital

,

Return on Capital

,

Return on Invested Capital

,

Return on Total Assets

,

Regulation Q

,

Redeemable bond

,

Registered coupon bond

,

Revenue bond

,

Reading the tape

,

Regulation D

,

Regulation G

,

Regulation T

,

Regulation U

,

Round of funding

,

Rule 15c3-1

,

Rules of Fair Practice

,

Rate of exchange

,

Reciprocal of European terms

,

Restricted stock

,

Regulation A

,

Right of first refusal

,

Right of rescission

,

Right to Know

,

Revolving line of credit

,

Right of recourse

,

Rule of 78

,

Ratio calendar combination

,

Ratio calendar spread

,

Registered options principal

,

Right of redemption

,

Retirement Equity Act of 1984

,

Return on Capital Employed

,

Rate of return

,

Real rate of return

,

Repo

,

Reverse repo

,

SEC filing

,

Selling, General and Administrative Expenses

,

SG&A

,

Savings and Loan

,

Sight letter of credit

,

S&L

,

Stock association

,

Savings Bond

,

SEC

,

Secured bond

,

Securities and Exchange Commission

,

Self-supporting bond

,

Serial bond

,

Series bond

,

Series EE bond

,

Series HH bond

,

Short bond

,

Split coupon bond

,

Step-up bond

,

Stock buyback

,

Straight bond

,

Super sinker bond

,

Surety bond

,

SEC fee

,

Securities analyst

,

Securities Industry Association

,

Securities Investor Protection Corporation

,

Securities loan

,

Segregation of securities

,

Sell the book

,

Stock loan

,

Second preferred stock

,

Stock dividend

,

Standard of living

,

Single stock futures

,

Spot month

,

Strong basis

,

Second-to-die insurance

,

Settlement options

,

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

,

Summary annual report

,

Statute of Limitations

,

Sale and leaseback

,

Satisfaction of debt

,

Securities lending

,

Staggered board of directors

,

Stock fund

,

Selling the spread

,

Single option

,

Spread option

,

Synthetic stock

,

Savings Incentive Match Plan for Employees

,

Stock list

,

Story stock

,

Selling short against the box

,

Shorting against the box

,

Schedule

,

S Corporation

,

Short-term gain or loss

,

Subchapter M

,

Subchapter S Corporation

,

Schedule 13d

,

Schedule C

,

Securities Act of 1933

,

Securities Acts Amendments of 1975

,

Securities Exchange Act of 1934

,

Securities fraud

,

Seek a market

,

S&P phenomenon

,

Stop and reverse

,

Tax-exempt bond

,

T-Bill

,

Term bond

,

Term to maturity

,

Treasury Bond

,

Take a position

,

Trailing P/E

,

Tax schedule

,

Treasury Stock

,

Tenancy by the entirety

,

Truth in Lending

,

Tax-free bond fund

,

Tenancy at will

,

Top hat plan

,

The Street

,

Timing the market

,

Taxable event

,

Tax basis

,

Taxpayer Relief Act of 1997

,

Tax Reform Act of 1986

,

Tax Reform Act of 1993

,

Take a bath

,

Term repo

,

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 tax bond

,

Uniform Securities Act

,

Uncovered option

,

Unit of trade

,

Unit of trading

,

Value stock

,

Vetoing stock

,

Voting stock

,

With interest

,

Waiver of premium

,

Watered stock

,

Widow-and-orphan stock

,

W-2 Form

,

W formation

,

When, as, and if issued

,

X or XD

,

Year-over-year

,

Year-To-Date

,

Yankee bond market

,

Yield to call

,

Yield to maturity

,

Yield to worst

,

Y shares

,

Zero-coupon bond


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