21 Results for Tag: reported

Kamikaze Defense

Kamikaze Defense What is 'Kamikaze Defense ' A type of takeover defense mechanism sometimes resorted to by a company that is the target of a hostile bid. Kamikaze defense involves reshapin

Same-Store Sales

DefinitionSame-store sales is a business term which refers to the difference in revenue generated by a retail chain's existing outlets over a certain period, compared to an identical period


Backlog What is a 'Backlog' A backlog is a buildup of work that needs to be completed. The term "backlog" has a number of uses in finance; it may refer to a company's sales orders waiting

Market Capitalization

DefinitionMarket capitalization is the market value of a publicly traded company's outstanding shares. Market capitalization is equal to the share price multiplied by the number of shares ou

Quarterly Revenue Growth

Quarterly Revenue Growth What is 'Quarterly Revenue Growth' Quarterly revenue growth is an increase of a company's sales when compared to a previous quarter's revenue performance. The curr

Qualified Dividend

DefinitionQualified dividends, as defined by the United States Internal Revenue Code, are ordinary dividends that meet specific criteria to be taxed at the lower long-term capital gains tax

Quality Of Earnings

Quality Of Earnings What is 'Quality Of Earnings' The quality of earnings refers to the amount of earnings attributable to higher sales or lower costs rather than artificial profits create

Under Reporting

DefinitionUnder-reporting usually refers to some issue, incident, statistic, etc., that individuals, responsible agencies, or news media have not reported, or have reported as less than the

Mandatorily Redeemable Shares

Mandatorily Redeemable Shares What are 'Mandatorily Redeemable Shares' Mandatorily redeemable shares are shares owned by an individual or entity which are required to be redeemed for cash


Long A Long, or a long position, is an investment term that relates to securities such as currency, commodity, and stocks. Individuals that take the long position believe that the market wil
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