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E
Definition: Fifth letter of a Nasdaq stock symbol specifying that an issue has not met the reporting date for the company's SEC regulatory filing requirements.
E-Local
Definition: A person with trading privileges at an exchange with an electronic trading facility who trades electronically (rather than in a pit or ring) for his or her own account, often at a Trading Arcade.
Each Way
Definition: A broker's commission from his or her involvement on both the purchase and the sale side of a security.
Early Exercise (assignment)
Definition: The exercise or assignment of an option contract before its expiration date.
Early Withdrawal Penalty
Definition: Penalty paid by the holder of a fixed-term investment penalizing an investor who withdraws money before the agreed-upon maturity date.
Earn-out
Definition: Refers to an additional payment in a merger or acquisition that is not part of the original acquisition cost, which is based on the acquired company's future earnings relative to a level determined by the merger agreement.
Earned Income
Definition: Compensation earned from employment, which includes wages, salary, tips, and compensation.
Earned Income
Definition: Includes wages, salaries, tips, includible in gross income, and net earnings from self-employment earnings.
Earned Income Credit
Definition: A tax credit for taxpayers with children.
Earned Income Credit
Definition: A tax credit for certain people who work, meet certain requirements, and have earned income under a specified limit.
Earnest Money
Definition: Money given to a seller by a buyer to demonstrate the buyer's good faith. If the deal falls through, the deposit is usually forfeited.
Earning Asset
Definition: An asset that generates income, e.g., income from rental property.
Earning Power
Definition: Earnings before interest and taxes (EBIT) divided by total assets.
Earnings
Definition: Net income for the company during a period.
Earnings Before Interest After Taxes (EBIAT)
Definition: A financial measure defined as revenues less cost of goods sold and selling, general and administrative expenses. In other words, operating and nonoperating profit before the deduction of interest plus cash income taxes. Equivalent to EBIT minus cash taxes.
Earnings Before Interest And, Taxes (EBIT)
Definition: A financial measure defined as revenues less cost of goods sold and selling, general, and administrative expenses. In other words, operating and nonoperating profit before the deduction of interest and income taxes.
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