Glossary

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Welcome to Firstrade's stock market glossary. Do all the research you want. Use this glossary to look up any financial term.

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Quarterly Refunding
Auctions of Treasury notes and bonds occurring in May, August, November, and February.

Quarterly Report
An unaudited financial report submitted every quarter to the SEC by public companies, containing the company's financials and other relevant information.

Quick Ratio
Also know as acid test, it is an indicator of a company's financial condition, calculated by taking current assets less inventories, then divide by current liabilities.

Quote
The highest bid and lowest asking price for a security at a particular time.


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