Science / Weather / Cap: Composed of a layer of warmer, dryer air aloft which may suppress or delay the development of thunderstorms. As an air parcel rises, it becomes cooler relative to the ambient, or surrounding, air in the cap and therefore, less buoyant and unable to rise further. Also referred to as a lid.
Cap Noun Synonyms: hat, head covering
Cap Verb Synonyms: surpass, outdo, outstrip, better, beat, exceed, top, excel
Business / Finance / Perfect Market View (Of Capital Structure): Analysis of a firm's capital structure decision, which shows the irrelevance of capital structure in a perfect capital market. MORE
Business / Finance / Long-Term Debt As A Percent Of Total Capital: Long-term debt including capitalized leases expressed as a percentage of total capital (common and preferred stock plus long term debt). It reflects the use of leverage by the company. MORE
Business / Finance / Midcap: A stock with a capitalization of usually between $1 billion and $5 billion. MORE
Business / Finance / Nasdaq Small-Capitalization Companies: A group of 2000 companies with relatively small capitalization, which are listed separately and have at least two market makers. MORE
Business / Finance / Net Realized Capital Gains Per Share: Capital gains realized by an investment company minus any capital losses divided by the total number of the company's outstanding shares. MORE