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An option contract that conveys the right, but not the obligation, for the option holder to buy a specified number of shares of a security or a futures contract at a specified price, and within a specified period of time. Options traders purchase ...

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A measure of a company's performance, calculated by dividing price per share by sales per share for the trailing 12 months (TTM). The price to sales ratio is ...
A periodic distribution of a portion of a company's earnings to its shareholders. Firms that pay dividends are typically mature companies that are no longer ...
A technical analysis model that suggests that the closing price of a security will increase relative its price range for a given period. The Stochastic Oscillator ...
A bank that specializes in providing financial services to corporations, including serving as the underwriter for an initial public offering and corporations ...
A U.S. Treasury Department report that tracks federal revenue and spending. Highly volatile month-to-month swings on both the income and outlay columns of this ...