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Event

• Is the occurrence of some critical action, catalyst or new information.

 
 Referenced Terms
 Accumulated benefit obligation: Abbreviated ABO. An approximate measure of the liability of a plan in the Event of a termination at the date the calculation is performed. Related: projected benefit obligation.

 Actual or observed: Is the real or reported price, data, or Event. It compares to the Theoretical, Implied or Hypothetical price, data, or event. The actual or observed data describe or define the underlying process or condition.

 Announcement date: Date on which particular news concerning a given company is announced to the public. Used in Event studies, which researchers use to evaluate the economic impact of events of interest.

 Bar chart: The simplest type of probability distribution; shows only a limited number of outcomes and associated probabilities for a given Event.

 Coattail provision: In the Event of a takeover offer for the company, this provision allows the holders of the non-voting or restricted voting shares the right to convert their shares into an equal number of the superior voting shares.

 
 Related Terms
 Event risk
Event study
Yield to call, option or event date

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