Business / Finance / Purchase Method: Accounting for an acquisition using market value for the consolidation of the two entities' net assets on the balance sheet. Generally, depreciation/amortization will increase for this method (due to the creation of goodwill) compared to the pooling method resulting in lower net income.
Method Adjective Synonyms: way, means, procedure, approach, route, avenue, road, mode, manner, technique, process, routine, modus operandi, plan, scheme, programme, course, routine, practice, pattern, system, methodology, M.O.
Purchase Verb Synonyms: buy, acquisition
Purchase Noun Synonyms: buy, acquire, procure, obtain, get, secure, pay for
Business / Finance / Purchase Order: A written order to buy specified goods at a stipulated price. MORE
Business / Accounting / Purchase Returns And Allowances: A contra-purchase account used for recording the return of, or allowances for, previously purchased merchandise. MORE
Business / Agriculture / Purchase Of Development Rights (PDR): The acquisition of property development rights through voluntary sale by the landowner to a government agency or land trust. The government agency or land trust acquiring development rights typically MORE
Business / Loan / Purchase Money Loan: A loan for the purpose of purchasing a home. MORE