Business / Finance / GAAP: Fifth letter of a Nasdaq stock symbol specifying that the issue is the first convertible bond of the company.

Generally Accepted Accounting Principals (GAAP)

Business / Finance / Generally Accepted Accounting Principals (GAAP): The sum of taxes, charges, and miscellaneous income taken in at the state and local level while neglecting overlapping revenue which may be erroneously counted twice. MORE

Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP)

Business / Accounting / Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP): Authoritative guidelines that define accounting practice at a particular time. MORE


Business / Accounting / Audit: The result of an independent accountant's review of the statements and footnotes to ensure compliance with generally accepted accounting principles and to render an opinion on the fairness of the fina MORE

Financial Accounting Standards Board (FASB)

Business / Accounting / Financial Accounting Standards Board (FASB): The private organization responsible for establishing the standards for financial accounting and reporting in the United States. MORE


Business / Finance / Gaijin: An acronym for Generally Accepted Accounting Principles. Accountants follow GAAP standards, conventions, and rules in recording and summarizing financial transactions, and in preparing financial state MORE

Pro-Forma Financial Statements

Business / Finance / Pro-Forma Financial Statements: A set of financial statements and other schedules that show projected results for a future period. They are called pro-forma financial statements because they have the form of financial statements, bu MORE