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Knock-Out Option

Knock-Out Option What is a 'Knock-Out Option' A knock-out option is an option with a built-in mechanism to expire worthless if a specified price level is exceeded. A knock-out option sets

Oil Services Industry ETF

Oil Services Industry ETF What is 'Oil Services Industry ETF' A sector exchange-traded fund (ETF) that invests in companies engaged in providing services such as drilling and seismic testi

Abnormal Spoilage

Abnormal Spoilage What is 'Abnormal Spoilage' The waste or wrecking of inventory beyond what is expected in normal business processes. Abnormal spoilage can be the result of broken machine

Absolute Auction

Absolute Auction What is 'Absolute Auction' A type of auction where the sale is awarded to the highest bidder. Absolute auctions do not have a reserve price which sets a minimum required b

Back Up The Truck

Back Up The Truck What is 'Back Up The Truck' Slang that refers to the purchase of a large position in a stock or other financial asset by an investor or trader. Typically, when someone is

Bad Debt

Bad Debt What is 'Bad Debt' Bad debt is debt that is not collectible and therefore worthless to the creditor. Bad debt is usually a product of the debtor going into bankruptcy but may also

Four Percent Rule

Four Percent Rule The four percent rule, in the simplest of terms, and helps in determining the amount of funds that a retired person should withdraw from their retirement account every year

General Ledger

DefinitionA general ledger contains all the accounts for recording transactions relating to a company's assets, liabilities, owners' equity, revenue, and expenses. In modern accounting softw

Knock-In Option

Knock-In Option What is a 'Knock-In Option' A knock-in option is a latent option contract that begins to function as a normal option ("knocks in") only once a certain price level is reache

Game Theory

Game Theory What is 'Game Theory' Game theory is the study of human conflict and cooperation within a competitive situation. In some respects, game theory is the science of strategy, or at