Terms Beginning With 'S'
S Corporation (S Subchapter) S&P 500 Index (Standard & Poor's 500 Index) S&P 500 Dividend Aristocrats Index Safe Deposit Box Safe Harbors Safe Haven Sale Sales and Purchase Agreement (SPA): What It Is, With Examples Sales Lead Sales Tax Salvage Value Sampling Sampling Distribution Sampling Errors Samurai Bond Definition Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX) Act of 2002 Savings Account Savings and Loan Crisis (S&L) Crisis Say's Law of Markets Scalability Scalping Scarcity Scenario Analysis Schedule 13D: What It Is, How to File, Requirements, Example Schedule 13G All About Schedule A (Form 1040 or 1040-SR): Itemized Deductions Schedule K-1 Federal Tax Form: What Is It and Who Is It For? Scope Scrips Seasonality Seasonally Adjusted Annual Rate (SAAR) SEC Form S-1: What It Is, How to File It or Amend It SEC Yield Second World Secondary Market What Is a 1035 Exchange? Definition and How the Rules Work Section 1231 Property: Definition, Examples, and Tax Treatment Section 1245 Section 1250 Sector Sector Breakdown Definition and Stock Market Use Secular: What It Means in Stock Investing, With Examples Securities And Exchange Board of India (SEBI) Securities Act of 1933: Significance and History Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) What Is the Securities Exchange Act of 1934? Reach and History Securities Lending Securitization Security Security Market Line (SML) Definition and Characteristics Seed Capital Seigniorage Self-Directed IRA (SDIRA) Self Employed Contributions Act (SECA) Self-Employment Self-Regulatory Organization (SRO) Sell in May and Go Away Sell-Side Seller Financing Selling, General, & Administrative Expense (SG&A) Senior Bank Loan Sensex Sensitivity Analysis Serial Correlations Series I Bond Series 3 Series 6 Series 7 Series 9/10 Series 24 Series 57 Series 63 Series 65 Series 66 Series B Financing Series EE Bond Service Charge Service Sector Severance Pay Shadow Banking System Shadow Pricing Share Certificate Share Class Share of Wallet (SOW) Share Repurchase Shareholder Shareholder Activist Shareholder Equity (SE) Shareholder Equity Ratio Shareholder Value Shareholder Value Added (SVA) Shareholders' Agreement Shares Sharing Economy Sharpe Ratio What Is a Shell Corporation? How It's Used, Examples and Legality Sherman Antitrust Act Shooting Star Short (or Short Position) Short Call Short Covering Short Interest Short Interest Ratio Short Put Short Run Short Sale Short Selling Short Squeeze Short-Term Debt Short-Term Investments Shortfall Shrinkage Shutdown Points Signature Loan Silent Partner Silk Route Silo Mentality Simple Agreement for Future Tokens (SAFT) Simple Interest Simple Moving Average (SMA) Simple Random Sample Simplified Employee Pension (SEP) Sinking Fund Six Sigma Skewness Skin in the Game: Meaning, Example, and SEC Rules Slippage Small and Mid-size Enterprise (SME) Small Business Administration (SBA) Small Caps Smart Beta Smart Beta ETF Smart Contracts Smart Money Smoot-Hawley Tariff Act Smurf Social Audits Social Economics Social Enterprise Social Entrepreneur Social Justice Social Media Social Networking Social Responsibility Social Sciences Social Security Social Security Administration (SSA) Social Security Number (SSN) Social Welfare System Socialism Guide to Socially Responsible Investments (SRI) Société Anonyme (S.A.): Definition, Examples, Requirements What Are Soft Skills? Definition, Importance, and Examples Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) Sole Proprietorship Solvency Solvency Ratio Sortino Ratio Sovereign Wealth Fund (SWF) Special Drawing Rights (SDR) Special Economic Zones (SEZ) Special Power of Attorney Special Purpose Acquisition Company (SPAC) Special Purpose Vehicle (SPV) Special Warranty Deed Specialization Speculation Speculator Spiders (SPDR) Spillover Effect Spinning Top Candlestick Spinoff Spoofing Spot Exchange Rate Spot Market Spot Price Spot Rate Spot Trade Spread Betting Spreads Stable Value Fund Stagflation Stagnation Stakeholder Stalking-Horse Bid Standard & Poor's (S&P) Standard Deduction Standard Deviation Standard Error Standard Industrial Classification (SIC Code) Standard of Living Standardization Standby Letters of Credit Stare Decisis Startup State-Owned Enterprise (SOE) Statement of Retained Earnings Statistical Significance Statistics Statute of Frauds Statute of Limitations Statutory Reserves Step-Up in Basis Sterling Overnight Interbank Average Rate (SONIA) Sticky Wage Theory Stipend Stochastic Modeling Stochastic Oscillator Stochastic RSI (StochRSI) Stock Stock Analysis Stock Appreciation Right (SAR) Stock Compensation Stock Dividend Stock Exchange Daily Official List (SEDOL) Stock Exchange-Traded Fund (ETF) Stock Keeping Unit (SKU) Stock Market Stock Market Crash Stock Option Stock Quote Stock Screener Stock Split Stock Symbol (Ticker) Stockbroker Stockholders' Equity Stop-Limit Order Stop-Loss Order Stop Order Stop Payments Store of Value Straddle Straight Line Basis Straight-Through Processing (STP) Strangle Strategic Alliance Strategic Financial Management Strategic Management Stratified Random Sampling Strength, Weakness, Opportunity, and Threat (SWOT) Analysis What Is Stress Testing? How It Works, Main Purpose, and Examples Strike Price Structural Unemployment Structured Finance Structured Note Student Loan Forgiveness Subjective Probability Sublease Subordinated Debt Subordination Agreement Subprime Loan Subprime Mortgage Subrogation Subscription Agreement Subsidiary Rights Subsidy Substantially Equal Periodic Payment (SEPP) Substitute Substitution Effect Sukuk Sum of Squares Sum-of-the-Parts Valuation (SOTP) Summa Cum Laude Sunk Cost Superannuation Supplemental Executive Retirement Plan (SERP) Supply Supply Chain Supply Chain Finance Supply Chain Management (SCM) Supply Curve Supply Shock Support (Support Level) Supranational Surcharge Surety Surplus Surplus Lines Insurance Survivorship Bias Sustainability Sustainable Growth Rate (SGR) Swap Swap Execution Facility (SEF) Swap Rate Swaption (Swap Option) Sweat Equity Sweep Account Swing Trading Swingline Loan Switching Costs Symmetrical Distribution Syndicate Syndicated Loan Synergy Synthetic Systematic Investment Plan (SIP) Systemic Risk Systematic Sampling