Debt To Equity Ratio

Business / Finance / Debt To Equity Ratio: A set of transactions in which a firm buys a country's dollar bank debt at a discount and swaps this debt with the central bank for local currency that it can use to acquire local equity. Also called a debt-equity swap.

Other Words for Debt

Debt Adjective Synonyms: obligation, due, indebtedness, liability, responsibility, accountability, encumbrance
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Other Words for Equity

Equity Noun Synonyms: fairness, impartiality, even-handedness, justice, fair play, objectivity, disinterest, fair-mindedness, equitableness, open-mindedness, disinterestedness, neutrality, tolerance, judiciousness, right-mindedness, high-mindedness
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Other Words for Ratio

Ratio Adverb Synonyms: proportion, relationship, correlation, correspondence
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Presymptomatic Screening

Science / Biology / Presymptomatic Screening: Testing to detect genetic disorders that only become apparent later in life. The tests are done before the condition actually appears, such as with Huntington disease. MORE

Price-Book Ratio

Business / Finance / Price-Book Ratio: Compares a stock's market value to the value of total assets less total liabilities (book value). Determined by dividing current stock price by common stockholder equity per share (book value), adjust MORE

Price-Earnings Ratio

Business / Finance / Price-Earnings Ratio: Shows the multiple of earnings at which a stock sells. Determined by dividing current stock price by current earnings per share (adjusted for stock splits). Earnings per share for the P/E ratio are de MORE

Price-Earnings Ratio (P-E)

Business / Finance / Price-Earnings Ratio (P-E): The market value of a company's stock divided by net income. MORE

Presymptomatic Diagnosis

Science / Genetics / Presymptomatic Diagnosis: Diagnosis of a genetic condition before the appearance of symptoms. MORE

Presto

Entertainment / Music / Presto: A direction in sheet music indicating the tempo is to be very fast. MORE

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