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Key Terms and Definitions bonds Debt instruments that larger companies sell to raise long-term funds. capital budgeting The process of analyzing the needs of a business and selecting the assets that will maximize its value. commercial certificates of deposit (CDs) CDs issued by commercial banks and brokerage companies, available in minimum amounts of $100,000, which may be traded prior to maturity. commercial paper A written promise from one company to another to pay a specific amount of money. dividend yield The dividend per share divided by the stock price. Eurodollar market A market for trading U.S. dollars in foreign countries. factor A finance company to which businesses sell their accounts receivable, usually for a percentage of the total face value. floating-rate bonds Bonds with interest rates that change with current interest rates otherwise available in the economy. investment banking The sale of stocks and bonds for corporations. junk bonds
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This note was uploaded on 03/12/2011 for the course BUSINESS 300 taught by Professor Reynolds during the Fall '10 term at Los Rios Colleges.

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