• Is the Commodity Futures Symbol which represents the February Delivery Month.
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| ||Adjustable rate mortgage: Is a loan which has a coupon or interest rate that is subject to chanGe on predetermined reset dates. These loans use interest rate indices as the benchmark rate. Adjustable Rate Mortgages come in many variations. Typically, the reset dates recur every 1, 3, or 5 years; but there are other periods used as well. These loans may have cap and floor features which constrain each reset change in interest rates. There may also be lifetime cap and floor features. Adjustable Rate Mortgages may be strictly amortizing though some have negative amortization features.A mortGage whose interest rate changes periodically based on the upward or downward movement of a specified benchmark, e.g. six month or one-year Treasury bills.|
| ||Antidilutive effect: Result of a transaction that increases earninGs per common share (e.g. by decreasing the number of shares outstanding).|
| ||Average low price: The averaGe of low prices for the last five years. This represents a possible low price for a cyclical company (e.g. General Motors) whose stock price tends to fluctuate in cycles over approximately a five year period.|
| ||Away: A trade, quote, or market that does not oriGinate with the dealer in question, for example, "the bid is 98 10 away (from me)."A trade, quote, or market that does not oriGinate with the dealer in question, e.g., the bid is 98-10 away from me. |
| ||Back up: (1) When bond yields and prices fall, the market is said to back-up. (2) When an investor swaps out of one security into another of shorter current maturity he is said to back up.(1) when yields rise and prices fall, the market is said to back up. (2) When an investor swaps out of one security into another of shorter current maturity (e.G., out of a 2-year note into an 18- month note), he is said to back up.|
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