Term of the day
Underemployment is a measure of employment and labor utilization in the economy, specifically by looking into how the labor force is utilized in terms of skills, experience, and availability to work. It includes highly skilled ...
Find Your Words:
Showing items 1 - 76 of 701
Short Sale is a market transaction described by the action of selling borrowed securities with the expectation that prices will fall. The short sal ...
Autoregressive Conditional Heteroskedasticity - ARCH
An econometric jargon employed monitored time series. ARCH models are employed to show financial time series together with time-varying volatility ...
Tokyo Stock Exchange - TSE
Biggest stock exchange in Japan with more than 2,000 listed firms and a combined market capitalization of more than $4 trillion as of 2014. Establi ...
Rules or procedures that are given by the company when preparing their financial statements. It includes methods, measurements or procedures for di ...
Earnings Before Tax - EBT
Measuring a firm’s financial performance excluding taxes, which is computed as revenue less expenses. It is a line on the firm’s income ...
Finance for Individuals
Explaining the Significance of Budgeting to Clients
Most people only resort to budgeting when they are already short on cash or undergoing a major transition. But this should not be the practice. Budgeting is for people of all ages and any situation or milestone in your life, such as buying a house and getting married, regardless of the current financial situation.
Oil Volatility? Take Advantage Of It
Crude oil futures entered a bear market last year, which came after a multi-year trading range placed following the 2008 economic downfall. While many investors sustained hefty losses, many currenc y traders took advantage of it, specifically the tight correlation between energy futures and currency pairs reacting to the industry’s high volatility.