It's Stock Vocab!

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It's Stock Vocab!
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  1. the person who takes orders to buy and sell stock
    broker
  2. a person who believes the market will rise
    bull market
  3. using money from a short sell to buy back stock and repay the brokerage house from which you bought it
    short cover
  4. the market where stocks are intially bought by an investment banker
    primary market
  5. the area of New York City considered the financial capital of the world
    Wall St.
  6. 30 companies are used in the calculation of the average
    DOW
  7. person who helps corporations issued stock and buys the initial stock offering
    investment broker
  8. the stock exchange where most big companies are traded
    NYSE
  9. buying stock with borrowed money is called buying on __
    margin
  10. when a company does this 2 for 1 it means you now have twice the shares as before, at 1/2 the price
    stock spilt
  11. issue this as a way to raise capital by borrowing
    bond
  12. the person on the floor of the exchange that brings together buyers...sellers.. so stocks can be auctioned
    specialist
  13. buying stock in increments of 100 shares
    round lot
  14. an investment that provides diversity, professional management, and reduced risk
    mutual fund
  15. a way to invest in stocks bu not going through a broker
    Drip
  16. a company whose stock has a long track record of excellent performance
    blue chip
  17. your profit when you sell stock for more than you paid for it
    capital gain
  18. the stock exchange for the next 100 years
    NASDAQ
  19. the collection of all the securities you own is called your __
    portfolio
  20. the number one rule of investing
    buy low, sell high
  21. buying stock to hold for a considerable period of time
    long position
  22. bondholders are paid this annually
    interest
  23. the government agency that oversees all securities trading
    SEC
  24. a person who believes the market will fall
    Bear
  25. buying stock in hopes of short term gaines
    speculating
  26. this type of stock does not pay a fixed dividend
    growth stock
  27. a stockholders share of the profits
    dividend
  28. ownership of this means you are part owner of a company
    stock

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