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S
S&P
S&P 500 Composite Index
S&P phenomenon
S&L
S&P
S&P 500
S&P Core Earnings
S&P Index Membership
S&P phenomenon
S-3 Filing
S-8 Filing
Safe
Safe harbor
Safekeep
Safekeeping
Safety cushion
Safety-net return
SAIF
Salable
Salad Oil Scandal
Salary
Salary freeze
Salary reduction
Salary Reduction Contribution
Salary reduction plan
Salary Reduction Simplified Employee Pension Plan
Sale
Sale and lease-back
Sale and leaseback
Sale of Property, Plant, Equipment
Sale of Short-Term Investments
Sales
Sales (1-year growth rate)
Sales (5-year growth)
Sales (last 12 months)
Sales charge
Sales fee
Sales force
Sales Growth (annual vs. one year ago)
Sales Growth (qtr. vs. 1 year ago)
Sales ledger
Sales load
Sales Per Share
Sales tax
Sales to Cash Flow Ratio
Sales/Employee
Sales/Share
Sallie Mae
Sallie Mae - Student Loan Marketing Association
Salomon Brothers World Equity Index (SBWEI)
Salomon Brothers World Equity Index - SBWEI
Salvage value
Same Day Funds Settlement
Same Store Sales
Same-Day Funds Settlement (SDFS)
Same-Day Substitution
Same-store sales
Sample
Samurai Bond
Sandbag
Sandwich Generation
Sandwich lease
Santa Claus rally
Sao Paulo Stock Exchange
SAR
Sarbanes-Oxley Act of 2002 - SOX
SARSEP
Satellite operation
Satisfaction of debt
Saturation
Saturday Night Special
Saucer
Saving
Savings account
Savings and Loan
Savings and loan association
Savings Association Insurance Fund
Savings Association Insurance Fund (SAIF)
Savings bank
Savings Bond
Savings Bonds
Savings deposits
Savings element
Savings Incentive Match Plan for Employees
Savings Incentive Match Plan for Employees of Small Employers - SIMPLE
Savings rate
SBA
SBD
SBIC
Scalability
Scale
Scale in
Scale order
Scalp
Scalpers
Scarcity
Scattered
SCC
Scenario
Schedule
Schedule 13d
Schedule C
Scheduled cash flows
Schedules to the By-Laws
Schilling
Scienter
SCOR
Scorched Earth Policy
Scorched-earth policy
SCORE
SCR
Screen
Screen stocks
Screening
Scrip
Scripophily
SDD
SDP
SDR
SEAQ
Search costs
Seasonality
Seasonally adjusted
Seasoned
Seasoned Issue
Seasoned new issue
Seat
SEC
SEC EDGAR
SEC fee
SEC filing
SEC Yield
Second mortgage
Second mortgage lending
Second pass regression
Second preferred stock
Second round
Second-preferred stock
Second-to-die insurance
Secondary distribution
Secondary listing
Secondary market
Secondary mortgage market
Secondary offering
Secondary research
Secondary stock
Section 1245
Section 1250
Section 482
Section 529 plan
Sector
Sector fund
Sector rotation
Sector Weightings
Secular
Secured
Secured bond
Secured credit card
Secured Debt
Secured loan
Secured Note
Securities
Securities & Exchange Commission - SEC
Securities & Exchange Commission (SEC)
Securities Act
Securities Act of 1933
Securities Acts Amendments of 1975
Securities analyst
Securities analysts
Securities and commodities exchanges
Securities and Exchange Commission
Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC)
Securities and Exchange Commission Rules
Securities exchange
Securities Exchange Act of 1934
Securities Exchange of Thailand (SET)
Securities fraud
Securities Industry Association
Securities Industry Association (SIA)
Securities Industry Automation Corporation (SIAC)
Securities Industry Committee on Arbitration (SICA)
Securities Investor Protection Corporation
Securities Investor Protection Corporation (SIPC)
Securities Investor Protection Corporation - SIPC
Securities lending
Securities loan
Securities Market Automated Regulated Trading Architecture (SMART)
Securities markets
Securities Transfer Association Medallion Program - Stamp
Securitization
Security
Security analysis
Security Analyst
Security characteristic line
Security deposit
Security deposit (initial)
Security deposit (maintenance)
Security Industry Automated Corporation (SIAC
Security interest
Security loan
Security market line
Security market plane
Security selection
Security selection decision
SEDOL
Seed capital
Seed money
Seek a market
Segment
Segregated Fund
Segregation of securities
SEHK
Seigniorage
SEK
Select ten portfolio
Selected dealer agreement
Selective disclosure
SelectNetSM
Self insurance
Self-amortizing mortgage
Self-directed retirement account
Self-employed
Self-employed income
Self-employed pension
Self-employment tax
Self-liquidating loan
Self-Regulatory Organization
Self-regulatory organization (SRO)
Self-supporting bond
Self-supporting debt
Sell
Sell hedge
Sell limit order
Sell off
Sell order
Sell out
Sell plus
Sell Side
Sell the book
Sell To Close
Sell To Open
Sell-Off
Sell-Out
Sell-side analyst
Sell-side trader
Seller financing
Seller liability
Seller''s Call
Seller''s Market
Seller''s option
Seller's market
Seller's points
Selling Away
Selling concession
Selling flat
Selling group
Selling hedge
Selling on the good news
Selling short
Selling short against the box
Selling the spread
Selling, General and Administrative Expenses
Selling, General, & Administrative Expense - SGA
Selling, general, and administrative (SG&A) expenses
Selloff
Semi-Annual
Semi-Strong Form Efficiency
Semi-Variable Cost
Semiconductor
Semistrong-form efficiency
Senior
Senior debt
Senior mortgage bond
Senior refunding
Senior security
Seniority
Sensex
Sensitivity
Sensitivity analysis
Sentiment
Sentiment Indicator
Sentiment indicators
SEP or SIMPLE-IRA
SEP Plan
Separate account
Separate tax returns
Separation property
Separation theorem
Sequential
Serial bond
Serial correlation
Serial entrepreneur
Series
Series 11
Series 24
Series 26
Series 27
Series 3
Series 30
Series 31
Series 4
Series 55
Series 6
Series 63
Series 65
Series 7
Series 9/10
Series A - Preferred Stock
Series bond
Series E bond
Series EE bond
Series fund
Series HH bond
Series I Bond
Service contract
Service fee
Service mark
Servicer
Services Sector
Session
Set of contracts perspective
Set up
Set-aside
Settle
Settlement
Settlement costs
Settlement date
Settlement date (T+3)
Settlement options
Settlement price
Settlement Risk
Settlement sheet
Settling Price
Settlor
Severability
Severally but not jointly
Severalty
Severance pay
SG&A
SGD
Shadow Open Market Committee - SOMC
Shadow Pricing
Shadow Rating
Shadow stock
Shakeout
Sham
Share
Share appreciation mortgage
Share broker
Share Capital
Share Premium Account
Share price
Share Purchase Right
Share Repurchase
Share repurchase plan
Shared Appreciation Mortgage (SAM)
Shareholder
Shareholder of record
Shareholder value
Shareholder Value Added - SVA
Shareholder Value Transfer - SVT
Shareholder''s Equity
Shareholders' equity
Shareholders' letter
Shareholders'' Equity
Shareholders'' letter
Shares
Shares authorized
Shares outstanding
Shark repellant
Shark repellent
Shark Watcher
Sharpe ratio
Shelf life
Shelf offering
Shelf registration
Shelf velocity
Shell
Shell Corporation
Shelve
Shingle Theory
Shipping Certificate
Shirking
Shock absorber
Shogun bond
Shooting Star
Shootout
Shop
Shopped stock
Shopping
Short
Short Against the Box
Short bond
Short bonds
Short book
Short coupon
Short cover
Short Covering
Short exempt
Short hedge
Short interest
Short interest ratio
Short Interest Shares
Short Interest Theory
Short leg
Short market value
Short position
Short purchase
Short ratio(or short interest ratio)
Short Run
Short sale
Short sale rule
Short Sell Against the Box
Short Selling
Short squeeze
Short straddle
Short swing profits
Short swing rules
Short tender
Short Term
Short the Basis
Short-run operating activities
Short-term
Short-Term Bond
Short-term bond fund
Short-Term Debt
Short-term financial plan
Short-term gain (or loss)
Short-term gain or loss
Short-Term Government
Short-term investment services
Short-term reserves
Short-term solvency ratios
Short-term tax exempts
Shortage cost
Shortfall
Shorting
Shorting against the box
Shotgun Clause
Shout Option
Show and tell list
Show me buyer/seller
Show stopper
SHP
Shrinkage
Shut out the book
Shutdown
SIA
SIAC
SIC
SIC codes
Side effects
Side-by-side trading
Sidelines
Sideways
Sideways Market
Sight draft
Sight letter of credit
Signal
Signaling Approach
Signaling approach (on dividend policy)
Signature guarantee
Signature loan
Significant influence
Significant order
Significant order imbalance
Silent partner
Silicon Valley
Siliconaires
Silver
Silver Parachute
SIMEX
SIMPLE
SIMPLE 401(k) Plan
Simple compound growth method
Simple interest
Simple IRA
Simple linear regression
Simple linear trend model
Simple moving average
Simple Moving Average - SMA
Simple rate of return
Simplified Employee Pension (SEP) plan
Simplified Employee Pension - SEP
Simplified Employee Pension IRA
Simulation
Sin tax
Sinful Stock
Singapore International Monetary Exchange (SIMEX)
Single
Single option
Single Stock Future - SSF
Single stock futures
Single-country fund
Single-employer plan
Single-entry bookkeeping
Single-factor model
Single-index model
Single-life annuity
Single-payment bond
Single-payment loan
Single-Premium Deferred Annuity
Single-Premium Deferred Annuity (SPDA)
Single-premium life insurance
Single-state municipal bond fund
Sinker
Sinking fund
Sinking fund requirement
SIPC
SIT
Sit tight
Site
Size
Size of Last Sale
Skewed distribution
Skewness
Skip-day settlement
Skip-payment privilege
Skirt Length Theory
SKK
Skyrocket
Slander
SLD last sale
Sleeper
Sleeping Beauty
Slippage
SLL
SLMA
Slump
Slush Fund
Small Blend
Small Business Administration
Small Business Investment Company
Small cap
Small Cap.
Small corporate offering registration
Small Growth
Small investor
Small issues exemption
Small Order Execution System
Small Order Execution System (SOES)
Small Order Execution System - SOES
Small Order Execution SystemSM (SOESSM)
Small Trader
Small Value
Small-cap
SmallCap
SMART
Smart money
SMBS
Smidge
Smithsonian Agreement
Smokestack industry
Smoking Gun
Smurf
Snowballing
Soccer Mom Indicator
Social responsibility
Social Security
Social Security Disability Income Insurance
Social Security Number - SSN
Social Security Tax
Socialism
Socially conscious investing
Socially responsible fund
Socially Responsible Funds
Socially Responsible Investment - SRI
Society for Worldwide Interbank Financial Telecommunications (SWIFT)
Society for Worldwide Interbank Financial Telecommunications - SWIFT
SOES
SOES Bandits
SOESSM
Soft Call Provision
Soft commodity
Soft currency
Soft dollars
Soft landing
Soft loan
Soft market
Soft Metrics
Soft Money
Soft spot
Softs
Sold away
Sold-Out Market
Sole proprietorship
Solvency
Solvency ratio
Solvent
Sophisticated investor
Sortino ratio
SOS
Sour bond
Sour Crude
Source
Source of funds seller
Sources and applications of funds statement
South African Futures Exchange (SAFEX)
Sovereign debt
Sovereign Risk
Span
SPAN Margin
Spark Spread
SPD
SPDA
SPDR
SPDRs
SPE
Special arbitrage account
Special assessment bond
Special bid
Special bond account
Special dividend
Special Drawing Right
Special Drawing Rights
Special Drawing Rights (SDR)
Special Drawing Rights - SDR
Special endorsement
Special Income/Charges
Special Needs Child
Special purpose entity
Special Purpose Vehicle/Entity - SPV/SPE
Special situation
Special use property
Special-purpose bond
Specialist
Specialist block purchase and sale
Specialist market
Specialist Short Sale Ratio
Specialist unit
Specialist''s book
Specialist''s short-sale ratio
Specialist's book
Specialized fund
Specialty - Communications
Specialty - Financial
Specialty - Health
Specialty - Natural Resources
Specialty - Precious Metals
Specialty - Real Estate
Specialty - Technology
Specialty - Unaligned
Specialty - Utilities
Specialty fund
Specie
Specific issues market
Specific performance
Specific Risk
Spectail
Speculation
Speculation Index
Speculative Bubble
Speculative demand (for money)
Speculative motive
Speculative-grade bond
Speculator
Speed
Spider
Spiders - SPDR
Spike
Spin-off
Spinning
Spinoff
SPINs
Split
Split Adjusted
Split Close
Split commission
Split coupon bond
Split offering
Split order
Split print
Split rating
Split stock
Split-adjusted price
Split-fee option
Split-Off
Split-rate tax system
Split-Up
Spoken for
Sponsor
Sponsored ADR
Sponsorship
Spoofing
Spot
Spot commodity
Spot Delivery Month
Spot exchange rates
Spot futures parity theorem
Spot interest rate
Spot lending
Spot market
Spot markets
Spot month
Spot price
Spot rate
Spot rate curve
Spot Secondary
Spot Trade
Spot trading
Spousal IRA
Spousal remainder trust
Spread
Spread income
Spread option
Spread order
Spread strategy
Spread Trading
Spreadlock
Spreadsheet
Sprinkling trust
SPX
Squeeze
SRG
SRO
SS1
Stability
Stabilization
Stable
Stafford loan
Stag
Stagflation
Staggered board of directors
Staggered maturities
Staggering maturities
Stagging
Stagnation
Stake
Stakeholder
Stakeholders
Stalking Horse Bid
Stalwart
Stamp Duty
Stamped security
Stand up to
Stand-alone principle
Standard
Standard & Poor''s (S&P)
Standard & Poor''s 500 Stock Index (S&P 500)
Standard & Poor''s Corporation
Standard & Poor's 100
Standard & Poor's 500
Standard & Poor's Depositary Receipt
Standard and Poor''s - S&P
Standard and Poor''s 500 Index - S&P 500
Standard costing
Standard deduction
Standard deviation
Standard Industrial Classification
Standard Industrial Classification (SIC)
Standard Industrial Classification (SIC) codes
Standard Industrial Classification - SIC Code
Standard mileage rate
Standard of living
Standard payment calculation
Standard Poor''s Underlying Rating - SPURs
Standardized normal distribution
Standardized value
Standby commitment
Standby fee
Standby Letter of Credit
Standby loan commitment
Standby Underwriting
Standing
Standing order
Standstill agreement
Star
Start rate
Start-up
Startup
State
State bank
Stated Annual Interest Rate
Stated conversion price
Stated value
Statement
Statement of additional information
Statement of Cash Flow
Statement of Cash Flows
Statement of condition
Statement of Financial Accounting Standards No. 52
Statement of Financial Accounting Standards No. 8
Statement-of-Cash-Flows Method
Static theory of capital structure
Statistical arbitrage
Statistical tracking error
Statistically significant
Status quo
Statute
Statute of Limitations
Statutory
Statutory Accounting Principles - SAP
Statutory consolidation
Statutory investment
Statutory merger
Statutory stock option
Statutory voting
Staying power
STD
Steady state
Steenth
Steepening of the yield curve
Stem The Tide
Step aside
Step down
Step up
Step up in basis
Step variable costs
Step-down lease
Step-out Trading
Step-up bond
Step-up lease
Step-up warrant
Sterile Investment
Sterilization
Sterilized Intervention
Sterling Ratio
Stickiness
Sticky Deal
Stipulate
STIR Futures & Options
STIX
Stochastic
Stochastic models
Stochastic oscillator
Stock
Stock ahead
Stock Appreciation Rights - SARs
Stock association
Stock bonus plan
Stock Broker
Stock buyback
Stock certificate
Stock Clearing Corporation
Stock Compensation
Stock consolidation
Stock dividend
Stock exchange
Stock Exchange Automated Quotation System (SEAQ)
Stock Exchange Daily Official List - SEDOL
Stock Exchange of Hong Kong (SEHK)
Stock Exchange of Singapore (SES)
Stock Exchange of Thailand (SET)
Stock Exchange, Mumbai (BSE)
Stock exchanges
Stock fund
Stock index
Stock Index Future
Stock index option
Stock insurance company
Stock jockey
Stock ledger
Stock life insurance company
Stock list
Stock loan
Stock market
Stock market crash
Stock option
Stock option plan
Stock power
Stock purchase plan
Stock Quote
Stock rating
Stock Record
Stock replacement strategy
Stock right
Stock Screener
Stock split
Stock swap
Stock symbol
Stock ticker
Stock Watcher
Stock watcher (NYSE)
Stockbroker
Stockholder
Stockholder equity
Stockholder of record
Stockholder''s Equity
Stockholder''s report
Stockholders' equity
Stockholm Stock Exchange
Stockout
Stockpile
Stop and reverse
Stop basis
Stop loss order
Stop order
Stop order (or stop)
Stop payment
Stop price
Stop-limit order
Stop-loss
Stop-loss order
Stop-out price
Stopped
Stopped Order
Stopped out
Stopping curve refunding rate
Storage
Store
Story stock
Straddle
Straight
Straight bond
Straight Line Basis
Straight line depreciation
Straight paper
Straight term insurance policy
Straight Through Processing - STP
Straight value
Straight-line depreciation
Straits Times Industrials
Stranded asset
Strangle
Strap
Strategic alliance
Strategic buyout
Strategic planning
Strategy
Stratified equity indexing
Stratified sampling approach to indexing
Stratified sampling bond indexing
Stray
Street
Street Book
Street broker
Street Expectation
Street name
Stress Testing
Strike
Strike index
Strike price
Strip
Strip mortgage participation certificate (strip PC)
Stripped bond
Stripped mortgage-backed securities (SMBS)
Stripped Yield
Strong basis
Strong dollar
Strong Form Efficiency
Strong Hands
Strong-form efficiency
Structural inflation
Structural Unemployment
Structure
Structured arbitrage transaction
Structured finance
Structured note
Structured portfolio strategy
Structured settlement
Stub
Student Loan Interest Deduction
Student Loan Marketing Association
Student Loan Marketing Association (Sallie Mae)
Student Loan Marketing Association (SLMA)
Style
Style Drift
Subchapter M
Subchapter S
Subchapter S (S Corporation)
Subchapter S Corporation
Subcontractor
Subindex
Subject
Subject market
Subject to a (NY) can
Subject to a print/execution/trading
Subject to opinion
Subjective probabilities
Sublimit
Submortgage
Subordinated
Subordinated debenture bond
Subordinated debt
Subordination clause
Subpart F
Subperiod return
Subpoena
Subprime Loan
Subrogate
Subrogation
Subscribe
Subscription
Subscription Agreement
Subscription price
Subscription privilege
Subscription right
Subscription warrant
Subsequent offering
Subsidiary
Subsidy
Substitute
Substitution Swap
Succession
Sue
Suicide pill
Suitability
Suitability Rules
Sum Certain
Sum of Parts Valuation
Sum-of-the-years''-digits depreciation
Sum-of-the-Years'-Digits Method
Summary annual report
Summary plan description
Sundry Income
Sunk cost
Sunk costs
Sunrise industries
Sunrise industry
Sunset industry
Sunshine laws
Sunshine Trade
Super Bowl Indicator
Super DOT
Super message
Super NOW Account
Super Sinker
Super sinker bond
Super Upside Note - SUN
Superannuation
Supercede
Supermajority
Supermajority amendment
SuperMontage
Supernormal Growth Stock
Supervisory analyst
Supplemental agreement
Supplemental Security Income
Supplier
Supply
Supply chain
Supply Chain Management - SCM
Supply curve
Supply elasticity
Supply Management
Supply shock
Supply-side economics
Supply-Side Theory
Support
Support level
Surcharge
Surety
Surety bond
Surplus
Surplus funds
Surplus management
Surrender charge
Surrender value
Surtax
Surveillance
Surveillance department
Surveillance department of exchanges
Survivor benefit
Survivorship bias
Survivorship insurance
Sushi bond
Sushi Roll
Suspended trading
Suspense Account
Sustainable growth rate
Sustainable Growth Rate - SGR
SVC
Swap
Swap assignment
Swap buy back
Swap Curve
Swap fund
Swap option
Swap rate
Swap reversal
Swap sale
Swap Spread
Swaption
Swaption (Swap Option)
Sweat equity
Sweep account
Sweet Crude
Sweetener
Sweetheart Deal
SWIFT
Swing loan
Swing trade
Swing Trading
Swingline facility
Swingline Loan
Swiss Electronic Bourse (EBS)
Swiss Options and Financial Futures Exchange (SOFFEX)
Swissy
Switch
Switch order
Switching
Switching costs
Sydney Futures Exchange (SFE)
Symbol
Symbol book special
Symmetric cash matching
Syndicate
Syndicate bid
Syndicate manager
Syndicate member
Syndicated Loan
Syndication
Synergistic effect
Synergy
Synthetic
Synthetic Collateralized Debt Obligation
Synthetic convertible
Synthetic Futures Contract
Synthetic lease
Synthetic put
Synthetic stock
Synthetics
SYP
System for Electronic Document Analysis and Retrieval - SEDAR
Systematic
Systematic investment plan
Systematic risk
Systematic risk principle
Systematic Withdrawal Plan - SWP
Systemic risk
SZL
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