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List of stock/investment related words

Forex

bullion
Chicago Mercantile Exchange
commodity
currency fluctuations
derivative
devaluation
Eurocurrency
Eurodollar
Euroyen
floating exchange rate
Forex
greenback
hard currency
pegging
rate of exchange
repatriation
soft currency
strong dollar
weak dollar

Options

abandon
American-style option
automatic exercise
butterfly spread
call
call option
capped-style option
covered call
covered option
covered put
covered straddle
embedded option
Employee Stock Ownership Plan
equity option
European-style option
exchange-traded option
exercise limit
exercise price
expiration date
far option
foreign currency option
futures option
hedge
incentive stock option
index option
interest rate option
knock-out option
lapsed option
lookback option
married put
naked call
naked option
naked put
near option
non-equity option
option
option account
option contract
option holder
option margin
option price
option series
option spread
option writer
overwriting
physical option
premium
protective put
protective put buying
put
put option
put warrant
reload option
spread option
stock option
stock purchase plan
strike price
synthetic put
uncovered call
uncovered option
uncovered put
writer

Stocks

adjustable rate preferred stock
aftermarket
American Depositary Receipt
American Depositary Share
American Stock Exchange
average daily volume
classified stock
convertible preferred stock
corporate stock
cyclical stock
deal stock
debenture stock
defensive stock
directed share program
direct investment
Dow Jones Averages
Dow Jones Industrial Average
Earnings per Share
first preferred stock
fixed investment trust
forward P/E
forward pricing
growth stock
guaranteed stock
insider buying
insider selling
IPO
large cap
market capitalization
medium-cap
micro cap
mid cap
mortgage-backed security
municipal investment trust
mutual fund
Nasdaq
no-load stock
operating profit margin
optionable stock
original issue stock
orphan stock
outstanding stock
P/E ratio
PEG ratio
penny stock
preferred stock
prior preferred stock
private company
profit and loss statement
publicly traded
Real Estate Investment Trust
restricted stock
secondary stock
second preferred stock
shares outstanding
small cap
SPDR
story stock
trailing P/E
Treasury Stock
unissued stock
value stock
vetoing stock
voting stock
watered stock
widow-and-orphan stock

Strategies

Arbitrage Pricing Theory
automatic reinvestment plan
balanced investment strategy
bullet strategy
coattail investing
constant dollar plan
constant ratio plan
defensive investment strategy
dividend rollover plan
dollar cost averaging
double hedging
Dow dividend theory
ethical investing
fixed-income arbitrage
formula investing
fundamental analysis
greater fool theory
green investing
growth strategy
investment strategy
ladder strategy
modern portfolio theory
pyramid
random walk theory
swing trade
systematic investment plan
value averaging
value investing

Technical Analysis

bollinger bands
candlestick charts
double bottom
double top
Elliott Wave Theory
inverse relationship
momentum indicator
Monte Carlo
moving average
Moving Average Convergence/Divergence
overbought/oversold indicator
resistance
signal
simple moving average
Stochastic oscillator
support
technical indicator
trading pattern
variance
vertical line charting

Trading

52-week high
52-week low
active market
after-hours trading
American Stock Exchange
asking price
at the bell
average daily volume
average down
average up
bearish
bid
bid/ask spread
borrowed stock
break-even point
bull market
buyback
buying on margin
buy limit order
buy order
buy stop order
cancel
cancel order
capital gain
capital gains tax
capital loss
cash account
cash and carry trade
circuit breaker
correction
daily high
daily low
day trade
defensive stock
Exchange Traded Fund
exit strategy
fair market value
fair value
going long
going short
Good Til Canceled
growth strategy
hedge
house call
insider trading
institutional investor
intraday
limit price
long position
long squeeze
margin
naked position
Nasdaq
Nasdaq Composite Index
Nasdaq Small Cap Market
net volume
online trading
overweighted
portfolio
QQQ
rebound
repo
retail investor
Russell 2000
sector
selling hedge
selling short
sell order
short cover
short sale
short sale rule
short squeeze
speculation
Standard & Poor’s 500
stop-limit order
stop-loss
stop order
stop price
strike price
suspended trading
target price
technical analyst
technical indicator
trading floor
trading halt
trading range
trading session
trading volume
trailing stop loss
trend analysis
underweighted
unrealized loss
unrealized profit
uptrend
Wall Street
Wilshire 5000 Equity Index

(Source: InvestorWords.com)