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Hard-To-Borrow List

Hard-To-Borrow List What is a Hard-To-Borrow List A hard to borrow list is inventory utilized by brokerages to identify securities that are not available for borrowing for transactions tha

Harry Potter Stock Index

Harry Potter Stock Index What is 'Harry Potter Stock Index' A collection of stocks from companies related to the "Harry Potter" series franchise. Created by StockPickr, this index seeks to

Halo Effect

Halo Effect What is the 'Halo Effect' The halo effect is a term used in marketing to explain the bias shown by customers toward certain products because of a favorable experience with othe

Yellow Knight

Yellow Knight What is 'Yellow Knight' A company that was once making a takeover attempt but ends up discussing a merger with the target company. Yellow knights have various reasons for bac

On-Us Item

On-Us Item What is an 'On-Us Item' An on-us item is a check or draft that is presented to the bank where the check writer has the funds on deposit. The check can be cashed or deposited int

One Man Picture

One Man Picture What is 'One Man Picture' A situation in which the bid quote and ask quote for a security is provided by a single source. A one man picture is a two-way price given by a br

Manual Trading

Manual Trading What is 'Manual Trading' A trading system that involves human decision-making for entering and exiting trades. This is in contrast to automatic trading, which employs progra

Man-Year

Man-Year What is 'Man-Year' A method of describing the amount of work done by an individual throughout the entire year. The man-year takes the amount of hours worked by an individual durin

Bagging the Street

Bagging the Street What is 'Bagging the Street' An investor's failure to avoid trading in the stocks that are part of a block and also within a specified amount of time. Bagging the street

Back Order

Back Order What is a 'Back Order' A back order is a customer order that has not been fulfilled. A back order generally indicates that customer demand for a product or service exceeds a com
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