R&D stands for Research & Development, which is an activity more...
A rainmaker is an employee who generates a significant amount more...
A raise is an increase in one's salary, wages, commissions, more...
|Random Walk Theory
The random walk theory states that in an efficient market, more...
Range-bound trading is a purely technical method of predicting a more...
Particularly in residential real estate finance, a rate lock is more...
|Rate of Return
The rate of return is the percentage gain or loss more...
A rating service is an organization that provides assessments of more...
Reaganomics refers to the economic policies associated with former president more...
In common law, real estate refers to land and any more...
|Real Estate Agent
A real estate agent is a person licensed at the more...
|Real Estate Broker
A real estate broker is a real estate agent that more...
|Real Estate Limited Partnership
A real estate limited partnership is an investment vehicle for more...
|Real Estate Mortgage Investment Conduit
A real estate mortgage investment conduit is a method of more...
Real GDP is gross domestic product in constant dollars. In more...
|Real Interest Rate
A real interest rate is an interest rate adjusted for more...
|Real Rate of Return
The real rate of return is the rate of return more...
In economics, real wages are the true value of wages more...
A realtor is a professional real estate agent, property manager, more...
The term recall has a number of meanings. A more...
As a rule of thumb, a recession is the fall more...
A red candlestick is used on a candlestick chart to more...
A red chip is stock of a company incorporated and more...
A refinance refers to the process of paying off an more...
Refinancing is the act of restructuring a debt or replacing more...
Refinancing cost is the amount of money a borrower will more...
The term refund has several meanings. A refund is more...
In the US, the term regional bank is used to more...
The term regional fund indicates that an investment vehicle is more...
|Registered Education Savings Plan
A Registered Education Savings Plan - or RESP - is more...
|Registered Investment Adviser
A registered investment adviser is an entity registered with the more...
A registered security is a security whose ownership is registered more...
The abbreviation REIT stands for Real Estate Investment Trust. more...
Relative strength is a term associated with technical analysis that more...
|Relative Strength Index
The Relative Strength Index is a popular price-following oscillator that more...
Rent control refers to local ordinances that govern the amount more...
Renter's insurance indemnifies a tenant against various losses. Various types more...
|Required Rate of Return
The required rate of return is the minimum rate of more...
|Research and Development
Research and development is a phrase used to describe the more...
The reserve requirement is the fraction of deposits that a more...
A residential mortgage is a mortgage loan for residential property, more...
A restricted CUSIP reflects the status of any restricted stock more...
Retail banking is a banking service that is geared primarily more...
A brokerage that primarily serves retail investors rather than institutional more...
Retail lending is the practice of loaning money to individuals more...
Retained earnings are accumulated earnings that have not been distributed more...
A retainer is a payment made in advance of receiving more...
Retirement commonly refers to the time in a person's life more...
|Return on Assets
Return on assets is net income divided by total assets. more...
|Return on Equity
Put simply, return on equity is net income divided by more...
Reuters is short for the Reuters Group plc, a world-renowned more...
|Reuters Jefferies CRB Index
The Reuters Jefferies CRB Index is a global commodity index. more...
Revenue is a term primarily used in the United States more...
Revenue sharing has multiple meanings. Commonly, revenue sharing is more...
A reverse mortgage is a way for senior citizen homeowners more...
A reverse split is a reduction in the number of more...
|Reverse Stock Split
A reverse stock split is a method used by a more...
A revocable trust is a trust that can be changed more...
|Revolving Line of Credit
A revolving line of credit is a type of credit more...
An RIA is a Registered Investment Advisor. The term refers more...
|Rising Three Methods
The rising three methods is a bullish candlestick charting pattern more...
|Risk Adjusted Return
The risk-adjusted return of an asset or a portfolio is more...
Risk arbitrage, or "risk arb" is usually taken to mean more...
Risk management is a systematic approach to minimizing an organization's more...
In finance, the risk premium is the additional return received more...
In investing, risk tolerance is the willingness of an investor more...
|Risk-Free Rate of Return
The return an investor can expect to receive on a more...
ROE is an abbreviation for return on equity, which is more...
ROI, or return on investment, is a measurement of performance more...
A rollover mortgage, also called a renegotiable rate mortgage, is more...
A Roth IRA - Individual Retirement Account - is a more...
|Roth IRA Conversion
A Roth IRA conversion is the conversion of a individual more...
|Run On The Bank
A run on the bank occurs when customers/institutions panic and more...
The rupee is a unit of currency. The rupee more...
The Russell 2000 is a stock-market index measuring the performance more...
|Russell 2000 Index
The Russell 2000 index is a market capitalization-weighted index comprised more...
The Russell 3000 is an index calculated by ranking all more...
|Russell Top 50 Index
The Russell Top 50 Index is an a large cap more...
The rust belt is an economic region in the northeastern more...