Financial Terms by Letter: S


 
Standard deduction
Standard deviation
Standard error
Standard Industrial Classification (SIC)
Standardized normal distribution
Standardized value
Standby agreement
Standby commitment
Standby fee
Standby letter of credit
Standing
Standstill agreement
Start-up
State and local government series (SLUGs)
State bank
State tax-exempt income fund
State-Build-Own-Operate (SBOO) Approach
Stated annual interest rate
Stated conversion price
Stated maturity
Stated value
Statement billing
Statement of Additional Information (SAI)
Statement of Cash Flows
Statement of condition
Statement of Financial Accounting Standards No. 157
Statement of Financial Accounting Standards No. 52
Statement of Financial Accounting Standards No. 8
Statement-of-Cash-Flows Method
Static theory of capital structure
Stationary time series
Statistical Arbitrage
Statistical inference
Statistical tracking error
Statutory debt limit
Statutory investment
Statutory merger
Statutory surplus
Statutory voting
Staying power
STD
Steady state
Steenth
Steepening of the yield curve
Step aside
Step up
Step-down note
Step-up bond
Step-up swap
Sterilized intervention
Sticky deal
Stochastic models
Stochastics index
Stock
Stock ahead
Stock Appreciation Right (SAR)
Stock Appreciation Rights
Stock bonus plan
Stock buyback
Stock certificate
Stock dividend
Stock Exchange Automated Quotation System (SEAQ)
Stock Exchange of Hong Kong (SEHK)
Stock Exchange of Singapore (SES)
Stock Exchange of Thailand
Stock Exchange, Mumbai (BSE)
Stock exchanges
Stock index
Stock Index Future
Stock index option
Stock index swap
Stock insurance company
Stock jockey
Stock list
Stock market
Stock option
Stock power
Stock purchase plan
Stock rating
Stock record

Copyright © 2011 Campbell R. Harvey, Professor of Finance, Fuqua School of Business at Duke University

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