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W-2
A W-2 form is a wage and tax statement that  more...
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W-2 Form
A W-2 Form is an income tax withholding document that  more...
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W-4 Form
A W-4 form is a US federal tax form on  more...
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W-8 Form
A W-8 Form is a request by a payer for  more...
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W-9 Form
A W-9 Form is a document issued by a payor  more...
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Wall Street
Wall Street is a street in downtown New York City  more...
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Wall Street Analyst
A Wall Street analyst is a security analyst who works  more...
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Wallflower
A wallflower stock is one that has been largely ignored  more...
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War Chest
A war chest contains funds that are set aside and  more...
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Warrant
A warrant, or stock warrant, is a security issued by  more...
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Warren Buffett
Warren Buffett was born in Omaha, Nebraska on August 30,  more...
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Wash Sale
A wash sale occurs if an investor sells a stock  more...
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Wash Sale Rule
The wash sale rule is an IRS rule that prohibits  more...
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Weighted Alpha
Weighted alpha is a measure of stock price movements over  more...
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Weighted Average
A weighted average is an average that adjusts for the  more...
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Whipsaw
Whipsaw refers to the rapid movement of stock prices, either  more...
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Whisper Number
A whisper number is an unofficial, unpublished forecast of a  more...
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Whistle Blower
In US employment law, a whistle blower is an employee  more...
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White Candlestick
When a stock or other security closes higher at the  more...
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White Knight
A white knight is a friendly bidder who steps in  more...
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White-Collar
White-collar is a term that refers to workers who are  more...
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Whole Life Insurance
Whole life insurance, also known as ordinary, permanent, and straight  more...
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Wholesale
Wholesale is the sale of goods, usually in quantity, for  more...
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Wholesale Banking
Wholesale banking can mean two different things. Sometimes wholesale banking  more...
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Wholly-Owned Subsidiary
A wholly-owned subsidiary is a company whose stock is entirely  more...
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Widow-and Stock
A widow-and-orphan stock is a low risk stock that pays  more...
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Wilshire 5000
The Wilshire 5000 Index was created by Wilshire Associates in  more...
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Window Dressing
Window dressing can have at least two meanings. In accounting  more...
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Wire Transfer
A wire transfer is simply an electronic transfer of funds.  more...
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Withholding
Withholding refers to the deduction of payroll taxes from an  more...
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Withholding Tax
A withholding tax is a tax automatically taken from income  more...
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World Bank
The World Bank is an international institution, owned by about  more...
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World Trade Organization
The World Trade Organization (WTO) is an international body that  more...
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