Horizontal Merger

Business / Finance / Horizontal Merger: The process of dividing each expense item of a given year by the same expense item in the base year. It allows assement of changes in the relative importance of expense items over time and the behavior of expense items as sales change.

Other Words for Horizontal

Horizontal Adjective Synonyms: level, flat, plane, prone, supine
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Other Words for Merger

Merger Adverb Synonyms: combination, coalescence, union, merging, amalgamation, consolidation, coalition, pooling, blending, mixing, mingling, commingling, fusing, fusion
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Horizontal Wine Tasting

Life Style / Wine / Horizontal Wine Tasting: A tasting of a group of wines from the same vintage or representing the same style of wine (such as all Pinot noirs from different wineries in a region), as opposed to a vertical tasting which involve MORE

Horizontally Opposed

Technology / Motorcycle / Horizontally Opposed: Type of engine layout in which the cylinders are placed at 180° to one another. It is also described as a flat twin or flat four, etc. Also known as a boxer engine. MORE

Horizontal Transmission

Health / Disease / Horizontal Transmission: Transmission of an infection between members of the same species that are not in a parent-child relationship. (cf. vertical transmission) MORE

Horizontal Spread

Business / Finance / Horizontal Spread: Stock price movement within a narrow price range over an extended period of time which creates the appearance of a relatively straight line on a graph of the stock's price. MORE

Horizontal Price Movement

Business / Finance / Horizontal Price Movement: A merger involving two or more firms in the same industry that are both at the same stage in the production cycle; that is, two or more competitors. MORE

Limitation On Merger, Consolidation, Or Sale

Business / Finance / Limitation On Merger, Consolidation, Or Sale: A bond covenant that restricts in some way a firm's ability to merge or consolidate with another firm. MORE

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