Adjusted Debit Balance (ADB)

Business / Finance / Adjusted Debit Balance (ADB): The account balance for a margin account that is calculated by combining the balance owed to a broker with any outstanding balance in the special miscellaneous account, and any paper profits on short accounts.

Other Words for Balance

Balance Noun Synonyms: scale(s), steelyard
Balance Verb Synonyms: weigh, estimate, ponder, consider, deliberate, assess, compare, evaluate
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Jolly Balance

Science / Geology / Jolly Balance: A spring balance used in the determination of specific gravity. MORE

Inflation-Adjusted Return

Business / Taxes / Inflation-Adjusted Return: Inflation-adjusted return is what you earn on an investment after accounting for the impact of inflation. For example, if you earn 7% on a bond during a period when the inflation rate averages 3%, you MORE

Imbalance Of Orders

Business / Finance / Imbalance Of Orders: In the context of finance. absence of cash flow needed to fulfill financial debts and meet obligations. In the context of investments, describes a lightly traded investment such as a stock or bond tha MORE

Heat Balance

Science / Weather / Heat Balance: The equilibrium which exists on the average between the radiation received by the earth and atmosphere from the sun and that emitted by the earth and atmosphere. The balance between heat loss (long wa MORE

Low Balance Method

Business / Finance / Low Balance Method: A method of calculating interest on the basis of the lowest balance of an account over the applicable period. MORE

Modified Adjusted Gross Income (MAGI)

Business / Taxes / Modified Adjusted Gross Income (MAGI): Your modified adjusted gross income (MAGI) is your adjusted gross income (AGI) plus deductions, such as college loan interest and contributions to a deductible individual retirement account (IRA), whi MORE

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