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M1
In the US, M1 is a narrow measure of the  more...
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M2
In the US, M2 is a broad measure of the  more...
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M3
In the US, M3 is a very broad measure of  more...
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MACD
MACD, which stands for Moving Average Convergence Divergence, is a  more...
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Macroeconomics
Macroeconomics is the study of the behavior of the overall  more...
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Maintenance Fee
In the financial sense, a maintenance fee is a fixed  more...
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Majority Ownership
Majority ownership is ownership of 50% or more of another  more...
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Majority Shareholder
In corporate governance, a majority shareholder is a shareholder that  more...
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Managed Account
A managed account is an investment account that is managed  more...
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Margin
Margin is money borrowed from a broker for trading purposes.  more...
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Margin Account
A margin account allows a trader or investor to buy  more...
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Margin Agreement
A margin agreement is a securities customer agreement signed by  more...
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Margin Call
A margin call is the demand by a brokerage that  more...
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Margin Loan
A margin loan is a loan made by a broker  more...
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Margin Rate
Margin rate has multiple financial meanings. The margin rate  more...
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Marginal Tax Rate
The marginal tax rate is rate of tax applicable to  more...
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Mark to Market
Mark to market is an accounting calculation tracking the current  more...
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Market Capitalization
Market capitalization is the number of shares outstanding times the  more...
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Market Economy
In political economics, a market economy is an economy where  more...
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Market Inefficiency
Market inefficiency is a condition that occurs when current prices  more...
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Market Maker
A market maker brings continueous liquidity to the trading market  more...
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Market Share
Market share is the percentage of the total market that  more...
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Married Filing Jointly
Married filing jointly is the tax filing term for a  more...
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Married Filing Separately
Married filing separately is a tax filing status under which  more...
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MBS
In financial terms, MBS stands for mortgage-backed securities. MBS  more...
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Mean Return
Mean return for investors is the average expected return of  more...
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Median
In statistics, the median is the middle of a distribution  more...
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Medical Expenses
The term medical expenses refers to certain dental and medical  more...
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Medicare
Medicare is a national health insurance program for people age  more...
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Merc
The Merc commonly refers to Chicago Mercantile Exchange (CME).  more...
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Mexican Peso
The Mexican peso is the currency of Mexico. MXN  more...
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Micro-Cap Stock
A micro-cap-stock is a stock with a very small market  more...
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Microeconomics
Microeconomics is the branch of economics that deals with individuals,  more...
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Mid-Cap Stock
A mid-cap (mid-capitalization) stock is issued by a corporation with  more...
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Minority Interest
Minority interest represents shares owned by third parties when Company  more...
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Minority Ownership
Minority ownership is ownership of less than 50% of a  more...
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Misery Index
The misery index is the unemployment rate plus the inflation  more...
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Modern Portfolio Theory
Introduced by Nobel Prize winner Harry Markowitz in the 1950s,  more...
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Momentum Indicator
A momentum indicator is a technical analysis indicator that attempts  more...
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Monetary Policy
Monetary policy is the management of a nation's money supply  more...
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Money Center Bank
The term money center bank is used to describe the  more...
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Money Flow
Money flow is a tool used by technical analysts to  more...
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Money Management
Money management is the managing of different uses of money  more...
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Money Manager
In financial services, a money manager is a general term  more...
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Money Market
The money market is the market for short-term financial instruments.  more...
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Money Market Account
A money market account is a savings account that offers  more...
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Money Market Fund
A money market fund is open-ended and invests only in  more...
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Money Market Mutual Fund
A money market mutual fund is a mutual fund that  more...
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Money Supply
In macroeconomics, the money supply is the amount of money  more...
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Monopoly
A monopoly is when one company dominates the market for  more...
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Monte Carlo
Monte Carlo methods are numerical techniques used for solving complex  more...
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Morning Star
A morning star is a candlestick charting pattern that traders  more...
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Morningstar Rating System
The Morningstar rating system evaluates mutual funds according to a  more...
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Mortgage
In law, the word mortgage technically means a pledge of  more...
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Mortgage Banker
A mortgage banker is an individual or organization that lends  more...
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Mortgage Bond
A mortgage bond is a debt obligation secured by a  more...
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Mortgage Broker
A mortgage banker is an individual or organization that acts  more...
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Mortgage Insurance
Mortgage insurance is insurance covering the lender or other holder  more...
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Mortgage Interest Deduction
In US federal taxation, the mortgage interest deduction is a  more...
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Mortgage Life Assurance
Mortgage life assurance is a policy designed to help pay  more...
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Mortgage Life Insurance
Mortgage life insurance is a type of life insurance policy  more...
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Mortgage Rate
The mortgage rate is the rate of interest paid on  more...
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Mortgage Refinance
A mortgage refinance occurs when a borrower pays down an  more...
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Mortgage-Backed Security
A mortgage-backed security (MBS) is a security based upon a  more...
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Mr. Market
Mr. Market is a metaphore created by investor Benjamine Graham.  more...
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Multiple Listing Service
A Multiple Listing Service, or MLS, is a regional database  more...
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Multiplier
In an economic model, a multiplier is a number that  more...
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Multiplier Effect
The multiplier effect describes how an increase in some economic  more...
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Municipal Bond
A municipal bond is a bond issued by a city,  more...
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Mutual Fund
A mutual fund is an investment company designed to pool  more...
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Mutual Fund Symbol
A mutual fund symbol is a group of letters and/or  more...
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Mutual Life Insurance Company
A Mutual life insurance company is a life insurance provider  more...
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