1) to hold
Definicija: v. – to retain a security, to decide not to sell a security
Primer rabe: ABC Bank’s recommendation for XYS shares is to hold.
2) stock market index (pl. – indices)
Definicija: n. – a benchmark used as a reference tool for measuring the performance of a particular stock
Primera rabe: Indices show how a particular exchange is performing in general.
Stock market indices are useful for monitoring performance of the financial markets.
Prevod: borzni indeks
Definicija: n. – a company or organisation that is not an individual e.g. financial institution
Primer rabe: Institutional investors can normally afford to take a long-term view of their investments.
4) annual report
Definicija: n. – a document given once a year by a company containing the profit and loss and balance sheet of the company, the auditor’s report as well as an assessment by the company of its performance over the past year
Primer rabe: Analysts are keenly awaiting the release of the company’s annual report.
Prevod: letno poročilo
Definicija: n. – acronym for National Association of Securities Dealers Automated Quotations. The world’s first electronic stock market comprising 5,000 of the most actively traded stock
Primer rabe: The NASDAQ fell on news that ABC Bank had failed.
6) preferred stock
Definicija: n. – stock, normally with no voting rights, with a higher ranking in the event of the company going into liquidation
Primer rabe: ABC Limited has issued £20 million of preferred stock.
Prevod: prednostne delnice
7) P/E ratio, price/earning ratio, PER
Definicija: n. – share price divided by earnings, a measure of a company’s performance
Primer rabe: The company’s p/e ratio fell compared to the same time last year.
Prevod: P/E kazalnik
Definicija: n. – the initial amount of money invested or borrowed
Primer rabe: An investor may even lose the full amount of their principal.
Prevod: osnovni kapital, glavnica
Definicija: n. – an evaluation of a company or stock; v. to rate
Primer rabe: S&P has lowered its credit rating on ABC Limited.
10) SEC, Securities and Exchange Commission
Definicija: abb. – the body overseeing the NYSE
Primer rabe: The SEC has investigated XYZ Brokers for allegations of fraud.