Tag: spot

Head And Shoulders Pattern

Head And Shoulders Pattern What is a 'Head And Shoulders Pattern' In technical analysis, a head and shoulders pattern describes a specific...

Implied Rate

Implied Rate What is an 'Implied Rate' An implied rate is an interest rate that is determined by the difference between the...

Narrow Basis

Narrow Basis What is 'Narrow Basis' A condition found in futures markets in which the spot price of underlying commodities is close...

Backwardation

DefinitionNormal backwardation, also sometimes called backwardation, is the market condition wherein the price of a commodities' forward or futures contract is trading below the...

Contango

DefinitionContango is a situation where the futures price of a commodity is higher than the anticipated spot price at maturity of the futures contract....

Par Yield Curve

Par Yield Curve What is a 'Par Yield Curve' A par yield curve is a graph of the yields on hypothetical Treasury...

Parity

Parity What is 'Parity' Parity refers to two things being equal to each other. The term "par value" for a bond is...

Value Trap

Value Trap What is a 'Value Trap' A value trap is a stock that appears to be cheap because the stock has...

Uncovered Interest Arbitrage

DefinitionUncovered interest arbitrage is an arbitrage trading strategy whereby an investor capitalizes on the interest rate differential between two countries. Unlike covered interest arbitrage,...

Range Forward Contract

Range Forward Contract What is 'Range Forward Contract' A zero-cost currency forward contract that uses a range of exchange rates rather than...

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