Agree to specified terms, as in a contract.
The amount of money in an account
An account at a brokerage firm or a bank which generates more activity and transactions then normal.
An individual who participates in a retirement plan sponsored either by his/her employer or, if self-employed, by himself or herself. A person would be considered an active participant if his/her account balance in the retirement plan has received any contributions at all in a given year.
The volume of a stock or exchange over a given period of time.
The cash-price equivalent reflected in the price of a futures contract.
Represents an estimated change in the number of employed people during the previous month, with the exception of the farming industry and government institutions.
A firm or individual that places transactions for securities in the place of clients.
The total amount of goods and services demanded in the economy at a given overall price level and in a given time period.
A notification, often by email or pager, of a market event such as a stock reaching a target price.