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A regional stock exchange located in Boston, Massachusetts. The third-oldest stock exchange in the United States, the BSE was established in 1834. It is owned by its 200 members, each of whom has a seat on the exchange. The BSE trades approximately ...

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The return on loaned money, expressed as a percentage of the principal. Companies that issue bonds, certificates of deposit, and other debt instruments pay a fixed ...
(Trading symbol SI) A precious metal traded on the spot and futures markets. On COMEX, a futures contract for silver equals 5000 troy ounces. Contract prices for ...
A security comprised of a basket of individual shares of stock that are held on deposit at a U.S. bank and can be bought or sold in a single transaction. Unlike ...
A monthly report that tracks the start of construction on new residential housing units by geographic region. The number of housing starts is strongly influenced ...
A computer-based trading system that uses a set of programmable rules to places orders to buy or sell investments based on market behavior. Institutions use ...