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Short-term gain or loss

Capital

 gain or loss on an investment which was held for less than some minimum amount of time (often a year and a day). A 

Short-term

 gain usually results in a higher 

Tax

 rate than a 

Long-term

 gain.



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30-day wash rule

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Allowance for depreciation

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Adjustable rate

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Accrual of discount

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After-tax basis

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Amortization of premium

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At par

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All or any part

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At best

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At call

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Accumulated earnings tax

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Adjustable rate preferred stock

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All-risks coverage

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At risk

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Add-on service

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Abstract of title

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As is

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Attorney in fact

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Adjustable Rate Mortgage

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Advance rate

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Amortization term

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Annual Percentage Rate

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Applicable federal rate

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Assignment of mortgage

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A shares

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Automatic investment plan

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At the money

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Absorption rate

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After-tax contributions

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Additional paid-in capital

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Abusive tax shelter

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After-tax

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Alternative Minimum Tax

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Amount recognized

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At the bell

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At the close

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At the figure

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At the full

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At the market

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At the opening order

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Automated Pricing and Reporting System

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Books of final entry

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Books of original entry

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Burn rate

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Banking Act of 1933

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Benchmark interest rate

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Bureau of Public Debt

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Buying on margin

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Buy on close

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Buy on opening

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Balance of payments

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Bank Rate

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Base interest rate

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Base-year analysis

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Board of Governors

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Bill of exchange

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Bill of sale

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Breach of trust

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Bank term loan

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Base rate

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Blended rate

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Broker loan rate

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B shares

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Buy and write

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Balanced investment strategy

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Before-tax income

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Break-even tax rate

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Breadth-of-market theory

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Calendar year

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Capital

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Capital appreciation

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Capital asset

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Capital efficiency

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Capital expenditure

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Capital growth

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Capital investment

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Capital liability

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Capital loss

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Capital resource

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Commercial year

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Cost Of Goods Sold

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Cost of sales

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Cap

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Capital market

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Capital structure

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Certificate of Participation

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Committee on Uniform Securities Identification Procedures

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Coupon rate

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Current production rate

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Call money rate

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Code of procedure

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Capitalization of income

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Capitalization rate

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Cap rate

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Capital account

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Capital consumption allowance

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Capital formation

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Civilian unemployment rate

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Cost of Living Adjustment

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Cost-of-living index

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Council of Economic Advisers

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Cash and carry trade

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Chicago Board of Trade

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Crop year

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Casualty loss

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Convertible term insurance

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Cost-of-living rider

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Capital budget

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Capital gains distribution

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Certificate of stock

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Closely held

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Cost of carry

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Certificate of title

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Contract for deed

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Cancellation of debt

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Certificate of Claim

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Cost of debt capital

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Cost of funds

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Capital appreciation fund

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Closed-end investment company

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C shares

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Class of options

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Certificate of Occupancy

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Cloud on title

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Cash or Deferred Arrangement

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Capital Asset Pricing Model

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Capital commitment

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Class A Shares

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Class B Shares

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Contributed capital

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Crash of 1929

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Crash of 1987

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Capital gains tax

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Capital loss carryover

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Child and dependent care credit

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Consolidated tax return

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Coefficient of determination

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Cup and handle

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Certificate of delivery

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Close a position

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Curbs in

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Corporate venture capital

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Deferred tax

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Deposit in transit

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Date of issue

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Date of payment

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Debt capital

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Day loan

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Day order

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Division of Enforcement

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Division of Investment Management

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Division of Market Regulation

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Date of record

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Dividend in arrears

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Dividend rate

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Discount rate

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Division of labor

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Decreasing term life

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Doing business as

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Durable Power of Attorney

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Date of maturity

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Debtor in possession

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Debtor-in-possession financing

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Deed of Release

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Deed of Trust

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Discharge of bankruptcy

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Discharge of lien

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Due-on-sale clause

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Deep in the money

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Deep out of the money

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Deed of Surrender

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Department of Housing and Urban Development

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Defensive investment strategy

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Dogs of the Dow

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Daily high

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Day trade

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Day trader

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Depth of market

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Effective annual interest rate

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Eurodollar certificate of deposit

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Either-or order

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Exchange rate

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Economic growth rate

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E-mini

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Exchange for futures

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Exchange for physical

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Exchange of spot

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Ex-pit transaction

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Effective tax rate

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Ex-all

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Expiration time

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Estate tax

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Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974

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Equity capital

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Earned income tax credit

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Estimated tax

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Excess profits tax

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Excise tax

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Financial capital

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First In First Out

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Fiscal year

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Federal Savings and Loan Association

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Face-amount certificate

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Floating-rate bond

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Flow of funds

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Fill or kill

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Front-ending an order

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Floating exchange rate

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Foreign exchange rate

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Forward exchange rate

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Forward P/E

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Factors of production

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Favorable balance of trade

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Federal Reserve Discount Rate

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First notice day

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Foreign direct investment

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Face amount

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Fee-for-service

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Form S-1

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Friends and family offering

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Fixed rate

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Fixed-rate loan

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Fixed-Rate Mortgage

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Floating rate

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Forward interest rate

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Forward Rate Agreement

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Full faith and credit

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Family of funds

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Fund of funds

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Free and clear

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Fixed investment trust

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Free right of exchange

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Federal Tax Identification Number

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Federal tax lien

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Flat tax

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Franchise tax

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Guaranteed Investment Contract

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G-7

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General Agreement on Tariffs and Trade

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G-8

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Growth and income fund

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Gather in the stops

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Gift tax

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Going long

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Going short

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High-grade bond

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High yield

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Hart-Scott-Rodino Act of 1976

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House of issue

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Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act

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High

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High-flyer

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High-tech stock

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Holder in due course

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High credit

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High-ratio mortgage

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Home equity line of credit

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Hidden tax

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Head and shoulders

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High-low index

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Held at the opening

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Investment flows

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In escrow

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Interest rate collar

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Interest rate risk

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Interest rate swap

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Intermediate-term

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Invested capital

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Investment bill

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Investment-grade bond

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Investment letter

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Investment security

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Investment value

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In-house

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Investment Advisor Act of 1940

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Investment bank

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Investment banker

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Investment Bankers Association

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Investment banking

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Investment banking group

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Investment Company Act of 1940

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In line

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Inflation rate

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Investment multiplier

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Interest rate futures

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Interbank Rate

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Insider Trading sanctions Act of 1984

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Internal Rate of Return

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Indication of interest

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In intestacy

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Interest rate

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Interest rate cap

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Interest rate ceiling

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Interest rate floor

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In play

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In-process research and development

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Investment company

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Investment fund

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Investment objective

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Investment policy

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Investment trust

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Interest rate option

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I/O strip

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Inheritance tax

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Investment property

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In-service withdrawal

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Investment philosophy

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Individual tax return

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Imbalance of orders

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In and out

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In sympathy

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In the tank

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Invisible venture capital

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Jointly and severally

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Joint and several liability

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Joint and survivor annuity

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Joint tax return

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Last In First Out

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Lender of last resort

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Law day

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Law of one price

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Long

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Long Bond

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Long position

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Long-term

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Lending at a rate

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Limit-on-close order

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Long Market Value

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Law of demand

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Law of supply

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Last trading day

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London International Financial Futures and Options Exchange

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Long hedge

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London Inter-Bank Offer Rate

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Level term insurance

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Long-term care insurance

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Long-term debt

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Long-Term Equity Anticipation Securities

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Letter of comment

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Lifetime cap

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Line of credit

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Lock-in

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Long-term mortgage

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Long leg

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Long straddle

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Long-term lease

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Large cap

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Locked in

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Long-term gain or loss

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Loss carryover

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Luxury tax

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Level I quotes

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Long squeeze

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Medium-term

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Medium-term bond

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Minimum yield

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Municipal investment trust

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Make a market

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Margin rate

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Market on close order

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May Day

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Minimum maintenance

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Medium of exchange

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Market rate

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Minimum payment

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Money at call

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Mortgage rate

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Minimum distribution

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Market cap

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Medium-cap

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Micro cap

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Mid cap

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Mill rate

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Minimum fluctuation

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Net investment

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Negotiable certificate of deposit

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Negotiable Order of Withdrawal

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Nominal rate

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Notice of Sale

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National Association of Securities Dealers

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National Association of Securities Dealers Automated Quotations system

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Net capital ratio

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Null and void

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Notice of Default

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Notional principal amount

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Non-resident alien tax

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National Association of Real Estate Investment Trusts

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Non-investment property

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Nasdaq Small Cap Market

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Nominal capital

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New high

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Next Day Settlement

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One time charge

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Other long term liabilities

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Office of Thrift Supervision

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Out-of-favor

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On-floor order

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On margin

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Or better

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Operating rate

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Opinion of title

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On account

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On-the-spot loan

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Out of the money

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Old age, survivors, and disability insurance

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Ordinary loss

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On-balance volume

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On close

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On open

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On the opening

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Permanent capital

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Pooling of interests

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Pre-tax profit margin

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Profit and loss statement

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Pass-through coupon rate

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Payment-in-kind security

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Price Value of a Basis Point

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Payment for order flow

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P&L

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Provision for income taxes

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Power of Attorney

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Prime rate

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Principal amount

,

Prioritization of debt

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Prime rate fund

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Passive loss

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Property tax

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Paid-in capital

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Paid-in surplus

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Percent held by institutions

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Private Investment in Public Equity

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Publicly held

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Perfect capital market

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Preservation of capital

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Progressive tax

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Proportional tax

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Point-and-figure chart

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Paper loss

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Reports and Records

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Retention rate

,

Return of capital

,

Return on Capital

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Return on Invested Capital

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Return on Total Assets

,

Run rate

,

Real interest rate

,

Rate covenant

,

Real Estate Mortgage Investment Conduit

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Real-time trade reporting

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Regulation D

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Regulation G

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Regulation T

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Regulation U

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Round of funding

,

Rules of Fair Practice

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Rate of exchange

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Reciprocal of European terms

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Regulated investment company

,

Real economic growth rate

,

Regulation A

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Right of first refusal

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Right of rescission

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Rate-improvement

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Rate lock

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Renegotiable rate

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Revolving line of credit

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Right of recourse

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Rule of 78

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Right of redemption

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Required Minimum Distribution

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Retirement Equity Act of 1984

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Regressive tax

,

Return on Capital Employed

,

Rate of return

,

Real rate of return

,

Real-time

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Risk capital

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Selling, General and Administrative Expenses

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SG&A

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Savings and Loan

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Short-term reserves

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Sight letter of credit

,

S&L

,

Securities and Exchange Commission

,

Short bond

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Short-term

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Spot rate

,

Segregation of securities

,

Stop-loss

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Savings rate

,

Standard of living

,

Swap rate

,

Short hedge

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Short interest

,

Short interest ratio

,

Statute of Limitations

,

Statutory investment

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Sale and leaseback

,

Satisfaction of debt

,

Start rate

,

Staggered board of directors

,

Systematic investment plan

,

Short leg

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Short market value

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Short straddle

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Savings Incentive Match Plan for Employees

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Social Security Tax

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Small cap

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Selling short

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Selling short against the box

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Short

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Short cover

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Short position

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Short purchase

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Short sale rule

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Short squeeze

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Sales tax

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S Corporation

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Self-employment tax

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Separate tax returns

,

Short-term gain or loss

,

Sin tax

,

Standard mileage rate

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Subchapter M

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Subchapter S Corporation

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Same Day Funds Settlement

,

Schedule C

,

Securities Act of 1933

,

Securities Acts Amendments of 1975

,

Securities Exchange Act of 1934

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Seek a market

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Short swing profits

,

Short swing rules

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S&P phenomenon

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Stop and reverse

,

Seed capital

,

Term CD

,

Time deposit

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Time draft

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Tax anticipation note

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Tax-exempt bond

,

Tax renevue anticipation note

,

T-Bill

,

Term

,

Term bond

,

Term to maturity

,

Take a position

,

Time order

,

Trailing P/E

,

Tax haven

,

Term insurance

,

Tax

,

Tax schedule

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Teaser rate

,

Term deposit

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Term loan

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Time note

,

Truth in Lending

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Tax-free bond fund

,

Tax-managed fund

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Term trust

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Time spread

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Tax lien

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Tax roll

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Tenancy at will

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Time-sharing

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Transfer tax

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Tax deferral

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Tax-deferred

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Ten-bagger

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Time stop

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Tax-advantaged

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Tax audit

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Tax base

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Tax basis

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Tax bracket

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Tax-deductible

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Tax deduction

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Tax-efficient

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Tax evasion

,

Tax-exempt

,

Tax identification number

,

Tax loss carryback

,

Tax loss carryforward

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Tax lot

,

Taxpayer Relief Act of 1997

,

Tax planning

,

Tax preference item

,

Tax Reform Act of 1986

,

Tax Reform Act of 1993

,

Tax return

,

Tax sale

,

Tax shelter

,

Tax shield

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Tax swap

,

Tax tables

,

Take a bath

,

Term repo

,

Triple witching day

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Term sheet

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U.S. Government Agency Security

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U.S. Savings Bond

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U.S. Treasury

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U.S. Treasury Bill

,

U.S. Treasury Bond

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U.S. Treasury Note

,

U.S. Treasury Securities

,

Unlimited tax bond

,

Unemployment rate

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Unit Investment Trust

,

Unified Tax Credit

,

Unit of trade

,

Unit of trading

,

Unrealized loss

,

Variable rate

,

Value Added Tax

,

Venture capital

,

Venture capital limited partnership

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Working capital

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Waiver of premium

,

Working capital loan

,

Widow-and-orphan stock

,

W-2 Form

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W formation

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When, as, and if issued

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X or XD

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Year-over-year

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Year-To-Date

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Y shares

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Zero-investment portfolio


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