Investing and Financial Terms

Investing and Financial Terms 2017-08-30T21:28:15+00:00

Accrued interest

Definition: The amount of interest that is built up between periodic (ie: regularly scheduled) bond

Accrued interest expense

Definition: The expense a company records under accrual accounting to recognize that the interest on

Accrued interest income

Definition: The income a company records under accrual accounting to recognize that the interest on

Acid test ratio

Definition: How many times over a company’s Cash and Accounts Receivable are able to pay

Acquisition

Definition: The purchase of one company by another. The acquiring company accomplishes this by buying