An S corporation is a corporation that for tax purposes more...
|S&P 1500 Index
The S&P 1500 Index is a broad equity index. The more...
|S&P 400 Index
The S&P 400 Index is an equity index representing 400 more...
|S&P 500 Index
The S&P 500 Index is a well known and followed more...
|S&P 500 Mini
A S&P 500 Mini is a derivative contract created for more...
|S&P 600 Index
The S&P 600 Index is an equity index representing 600 more...
|S&P Global 1200 Index
The S&P Global 1200 Index is a worldwide equity index more...
|Salary Reduction Simplified Employee Pension Plan
A salary reduction simplified employee pension plan was an investment more...
Schedule A is an IRS form that accompanies the tax more...
Schedule D is an IRS income tax form. Taxpayers more...
SEC stands for the United States Securities and Exchange Commission. more...
Section 1031 refers to a portion of the U.S. tax more...
Section 1259 is a portion of the federal tax code more...
|Section 1341 Credit
A section 1341 credit is a tax credit taxpayers may more...
A section 988 refers to a tax rule governing capital more...
In the United States, a self-employed person is any person more...
A self-employment tax is assessed by the IRS on the more...
A sell order is an order to sell a stock more...
|Senkou Span B
While it can be used as a stand-alone tool, the more...
Sentiment is a measure of the bearishness or bullishness of more...
A SEP, or Simplified Employee Pension, is a retirement plan more...
A serial option is an option investors may buy on more...
In candlestick charting, a shadow is a line on a more...
A shareholder is an individual or organization owning stock in more...
|Shareholder of Record
The shareholder of record is the person named on the more...
The Sharpe Ratio is a simple measure of the risk-adjusted more...
|Short Interest Ratio
Short interest ratio is a metric that reveals positive or more...
The holder of a short position is bearish on the more...
A short straddle is an advanced options strategy used to more...
|Short Tax Year
A short tax year is any period of less than more...
Shorting a stock or other asset is the selling of more...
When the price of a stock moves neither steadily upward more...
A signal line is a term commonly encountered in technical more...
|Simplified Employee Pension
A Simplified Employee Pension, or SEP, is a retirement plan more...
Sin tax is a term that identifies a tax levied more...
Skewness is a descriptive statistic that is used in analyzing more...
A small-cap stock has a market capitalization between $500M and more...
|Social Security Tax
The social security tax is a tax the federal government more...
|Socially Responsible Investing
Socially Responsible Investing (also known as SRI) requires funds to more...
A sole proprietorship is a business that one person owns, more...
The Sortino Ratio is a tool, like the Sharpe Ratio, more...
The SOX Index represents the symbol of the Philadelphia Stock more...
|Special Assessment Tax
A special assessment tax is a charge or levy a more...
A spinning top is a type of candlestick on a more...
Spread can mean several different things to investors, depending on more...
Any individual, group or business with a vested interest (a more...
A stamp duty broadly refers to any tax a government more...
A standard deduction is an amount of income that can more...
|Standard Mileage Rate
The standard mileage rate refers to a federal tax deduction more...
In candlestick charting, a star refers to a small-bodied candle more...
|State Income Tax
State income tax is a tax states levy on personal more...
STIX is a technical indicator. STIX stands for Short more...
Stock is a security issued in the form of shares more...
A stock buyback occurs when a company repurchase their own more...
A stock dividend is a dividend that is paid in more...
Stock exchanges are responsible for listing and trading the stocks more...
A stock fund invests primarily in corporate equity securities and more...
|Stock Market Analysis
A stock market analysis is an evaluation of the market more...
|Stock Market Breadth
Stock market breadth is a tally of how many stocks more...
|Stock Market Close
The stock market close has traditionally been at 4 pm more...
|Stock Market Index
A stock market index is a hypothetical basket of securities more...
|Stock Market Letter
A stock market letter is a term used to describe more...
|Stock Market Order
In general, a stock market order refers to any one more...
|Stock Market Timer
A stock market timer attempts to profit by predicting the more...
A stock option is the right, but not the obligation, more...
|Stock Replacement Strategy
A stock replacement strategy is an approach to investing that more...
|Stock Repurchase Program
A stock repurchase program is initiated by corporations to buy more...
Stock screening is the process of finding stocks that meets more...
A stock split occurs when a company releases additional stock more...
Stock symbol refers to the identifying letter code for a more...
Stock ticker is another expression for "ticker" or "ticker tape," more...
A stockholder, or shareholder, is an individual or organization owning more...
|Stockholder of Record
The stockholder of record is the registered owner of a more...
A stop order is an order to automatically liquidate a more...
A stop-limit order automatically liquidates a stock at a specific more...
A stop-loss is used to specify a price at which more...
An investor is stopped out of a position when a more...
A story stock is one that trades primarily on expectations more...
A strangle is an advanced options strategy that requires the more...
The strike price of an option is the price at more...
|Subprime Credit Card
A subprime credit card is a credit card designed for more...
A subprime loan is a loan given to a borrower more...
|Swap Transferring Risk With Participating Element
A Swap Transferring Risk with Participating Element or STRIPE is more...
The Swedish krona is the currency of Sweden. As more...
The Swiss franc is the currency of Switzerland. CHF more...
Synthetic dividend refers to a strategy whereby an investor creates more...