FT MarketWatch
Investors Edge  |  Stock Rates  |  Purchase Stocks  |  Stock Hawk  |  Partner Sites  |  The Investment Dictionary
Simply type in the name of the company whos symbol you wish to lookup and submit.
Search Investors Edge:    

Trading

Definition 1

Buying and selling securities or commodities on a short-term 

Basis

, hoping to make quick 

Profit

.

Definition 2

More generally, any buying and selling of securities or commodities.



Related Terms: 12

Buy

,

Basis

,

ECU

,

FIN

,

ITS

,

Profit

,

Rally

,

SEC

,

Sell

,

Short-term

,

Short

,

Term


Other Related Pages:

Category: Trading


Starting With: T


Semi Related Terms: 428  CLICK HERE TO VIEW

10-Q

,

10-K

,

12b-1 funds

,

Accrual basis accounting

,

Adjusted basis

,

Accrual of discount

,

After-tax basis

,

Amortization of premium

,

All or any part

,

All-risks coverage

,

Add-on service

,

Abstract of title

,

Action to quiet title

,

As is

,

Assignment to creditors

,

Attorney in fact

,

Amortization term

,

Assignment of mortgage

,

A shares

,

Additional paid-in capital

,

Automated Pricing and Reporting System

,

Book profit

,

Books of final entry

,

Books of original entry

,

Banking Act of 1933

,

Bid-to-cover ratio

,

Bureau of Public Debt

,

Buy

,

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

,

Balance of payments

,

Basis point

,

Board of Governors

,

Buying power

,

Basis

,

Basis trading

,

Buying basis

,

Buying hedge

,

Bill of exchange

,

Bill of sale

,

Breach of trust

,

Bank term loan

,

B shares

,

Buy and write

,

Buy-side

,

Breadth-of-market theory

,

Buying outright

,

Cash basis

,

Cost Of Goods Sold

,

Cost of sales

,

Certificate of Participation

,

Committee on Uniform Securities Identification Procedures

,

Code of procedure

,

Capitalization of income

,

Cost of Living Adjustment

,

Cost-of-living index

,

Council of Economic Advisers

,

Cash and carry trade

,

Cheapest to deliver

,

Chicago Board of Trade

,

Commodities Exchange Act

,

Commodities Exchange Center

,

Cost basis

,

Convertible term insurance

,

Cost-of-living rider

,

Certificate of stock

,

Cost of carry

,

Certificate of title

,

Cancellation of debt

,

Certificate of Claim

,

Cost of debt capital

,

Cost of funds

,

C shares

,

Class of options

,

Close to the money

,

Certificate of Occupancy

,

Cloud on title

,

Cash or Deferred Arrangement

,

Class A Shares

,

Class B Shares

,

Crash of 1929

,

Crash of 1987

,

Child and dependent care credit

,

Coefficient of determination

,

Cup and handle

,

Cash buying

,

Certificate of delivery

,

Close a position

,

Curbs in

,

Direct profit

,

Deposit in transit

,

Date of issue

,

Date of payment

,

Drawn securities

,

Division of Enforcement

,

Division of Investment Management

,

Division of Market Regulation

,

Date of record

,

Dividend in arrears

,

Division of labor

,

Decreasing term life

,

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

,

Dogs of the Dow

,

Depth of market

,

Eurodollar certificate of deposit

,

Escrowed to maturity

,

Either-or order

,

ECU

,

E-mini

,

Exchange of spot

,

Ex-all

,

Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974

,

Excess profits tax

,

First In First Out

,

Form 10-Q

,

Federal Savings and Loan Association

,

Flight to quality

,

Flow of funds

,

Fill or kill

,

Front-ending an order

,

Forward P/E

,

Factors of production

,

Favorable balance of trade

,

Form 8-K

,

Form S-1

,

Friends and family offering

,

Full faith and credit

,

Family of funds

,

Fund of funds

,

Free and clear

,

Free right of exchange

,

FIN

,

Generally Accepted Accounting Principles

,

Gross profit

,

Gross profit margin

,

General Obligation Bond

,

Government securities

,

Government Securities Clearing Corporation

,

General account

,

General Securities Representative Examination

,

G-7

,

General Accounting Office

,

General Agreement on Tariffs and Trade

,

G-8

,

General lien

,

General mortgage

,

Growth and income fund

,

Gather in the stops

,

Going short

,

Hart-Scott-Rodino Act of 1976

,

House of issue

,

Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act

,

Holder in due course

,

Home equity line of credit

,

HUD-1 statement

,

Head and shoulders

,

In escrow

,

Intermediate-term

,

International Securities Identification Number

,

In-house

,

Investment Advisor Act of 1940

,

Investment Company Act of 1940

,

In line

,

Insider Trading sanctions Act of 1984

,

Internal Rate of Return

,

Indication of interest

,

In intestacy

,

In play

,

In-process research and development

,

I/O strip

,

In-service withdrawal

,

Imbalance of orders

,

In and out

,

In sympathy

,

In the tank

,

ITS

,

Jointly and severally

,

Joint and several liability

,

Joint and survivor annuity

,

Last In First Out

,

Lender of last resort

,

Law of one price

,

Long-term

,

Lending at a rate

,

Limit-on-close order

,

Law of demand

,

Law of supply

,

London International Financial Futures and Options Exchange

,

Level term insurance

,

Long-term care insurance

,

Long-term debt

,

Long-Term Equity Anticipation Securities

,

Letter of comment

,

Line of credit

,

Loan-to-cost

,

Loan-to-value

,

Lock-in

,

Long-term mortgage

,

Long-term lease

,

Locked in

,

Long-term gain or loss

,

Level I quotes

,

Modified cash basis

,

Medium-term

,

Medium-term bond

,

Make a market

,

Margin buying

,

Market on close order

,

Mark-to-market

,

Medium of exchange

,

Marginal propensity to consume

,

Make whole provision

,

Management buyin

,

Marketable securities

,

Net profit

,

Net profit margin

,

Net quick assets

,

Negotiable certificate of deposit

,

Negotiable Order of Withdrawal

,

Notice of Sale

,

National Association of Securities Dealers

,

National Association of Securities Dealers Automated Quotations system

,

National Securities Clearing Corporation

,

National Securities Trade Association

,

Null and void

,

Notice of Default

,

National Association of Real Estate Investment Trusts

,

Other long term liabilities

,

Office of Thrift Supervision

,

Out-of-favor

,

On-floor order

,

On margin

,

Or better

,

Operating profit margin

,

Opinion of title

,

On account

,

On-the-spot loan

,

Out of the money

,

Old age, survivors, and disability insurance

,

On-balance volume

,

Odd lot buy/sell ratio

,

On close

,

On open

,

On the opening

,

Pooling of interests

,

Pre-depreciation profit

,

Pre-tax profit margin

,

Profit

,

Profit and loss statement

,

Profit margin

,

Pro forma

,

Payment-in-kind security

,

Price Value of a Basis Point

,

Public Securities Association

,

P&L

,

Profit warning

,

Power of Attorney

,

Prioritization of debt

,

Protective put buying

,

Profit-sharing

,

Paid-in capital

,

Paid-in surplus

,

Private Investment in Public Equity

,

Preservation of capital

,

Point-and-figure chart

,

Profit ratio

,

Paper profit

,

Profit-taking

,

Quick assets

,

Quick turn

,

Reports and Records

,

Return of capital

,

Return on Capital

,

Return on Invested Capital

,

Return on Total Assets

,

Regulation Q

,

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

,

Regulation A

,

Right of first refusal

,

Right of rescission

,

Right to Know

,

Revolving line of credit

,

Right of recourse

,

Rule of 78

,

Right of redemption

,

Retirement Equity Act of 1984

,

Return on Capital Employed

,

Rally

,

Rate of return

,

Realized profit

,

Real rate of return

,

SEC filing

,

Selling, General and Administrative Expenses

,

SG&A

,

Savings and Loan

,

Short-term reserves

,

Sight letter of credit

,

S&L

,

SEC

,

Securities and Exchange Commission

,

Sell

,

Selling flat

,

Short bond

,

Short-term

,

SEC fee

,

Securities analyst

,

Securities Industry Association

,

Securities Investor Protection Corporation

,

Securities loan

,

Segregation of securities

,

Selling group

,

Sell limit order

,

Sell order

,

Sell plus

,

Sell-side analyst

,

Sell the book

,

Standard of living

,

Selling hedge

,

Short hedge

,

Strong basis

,

Second-to-die insurance

,

Short interest

,

Short interest ratio

,

Statute of Limitations

,

Sale and leaseback

,

Satisfaction of debt

,

Securities lending

,

Staggered board of directors

,

Selling the spread

,

Short leg

,

Short market value

,

Short straddle

,

Santa Claus rally

,

Selling short

,

Selling short against the box

,

Short

,

Short cover

,

Short position

,

Short purchase

,

Short sale rule

,

Short squeeze

,

S Corporation

,

Short-term gain or loss

,

Subchapter M

,

Subchapter S Corporation

,

Schedule C

,

Securities Act of 1933

,

Securities Acts Amendments of 1975

,

Securities Exchange Act of 1934

,

Securities fraud

,

Seek a market

,

Short swing profits

,

Short swing rules

,

S&P phenomenon

,

Stop and reverse

,

Term CD

,

T-Bill

,

Term

,

Term bond

,

Term to maturity

,

Take a position

,

Trailing P/E

,

Term insurance

,

Term deposit

,

Term loan

,

Truth in Lending

,

Term trust

,

Tax basis

,

Taxpayer Relief Act of 1997

,

Tax Reform Act of 1986

,

Tax Reform Act of 1993

,

Trading profit

,

Take a bath

,

Take profits

,

Term repo

,

Term sheet

,

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

,

Uniform Securities Act

,

Unappropriated profit

,

Unit of trade

,

Unit of trading

,

Unrealized profit

,

Waiver of premium

,

Widow-and-orphan stock

,

W-2 Form

,

When, as, and if issued

,

X or XD

,

Year-To-Date

,

Yield to call

,

Yield to maturity

,

Yield to worst

,

Y shares


Home  Day Trading  Mutual Funds  Bonds  Hedge Funds  Forex  Futures  Options  Retirement Planning  Tag Heuer Watches
SEEHITS.COM HIT COUNTER