Bull Spread

Business / Finance / Bull Spread: A spread strategy in which an investor buys an out-of-the-money put option, financing it by selling an out-of-the money call option on the same underlying security.

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Spread Noun Synonyms: grow, develop, increase, broaden, expand, extend, widen, enlarge, mushroom, proliferate, sprawl, branch out, metastasize
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Quality Spread

Business / Finance / Quality Spread: Difference between Treasury securities and non-Treasury securities that are identical in all respects except for quality rating. For instance, the difference between yields on Treasuries and those on MORE

Price Spread

Business / Finance / Price Spread: An options strategy that involves buying and selling two options on the same security with the same expiration month, but with different exercise prices. MORE

Point-Spread Function

Science / Spiders / Point-Spread Function: the kernel in the superposition integral (convolution product) that expresses the effect of a linear optical system in the formation of an image of an object. Point spread function and transfer functi MORE

Rate Spread

Health / Health Insurance / Rate Spread: The difference between the highest and lowest rates that a health plan charges small groups. The NAIC Small Group Model Act limits a plan's allowable rate spread to 2 to 1. MORE

Relative Yield Spread

Business / Finance / Relative Yield Spread: The ratio of the yield spread to the yield level. Used for bonds. MORE

Spread

Business / Finance / Spread: A fixed-term trust from which income is distributed to the beneficiary (such as a child of the grantor) to take advantage of a lower tax bracket, and that at the end of the term passes to the grantor' MORE

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