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Unformatted text preview: Long term investments= Investments with maturities longer than a year or with no maturity at all. Dividends= Periodic payments make by firms to their shareholders Money market mutual funds=Mutual Funds that invest solely in shortterm investment vehicles Mutual fund=A company that raises money from sale of its shares and invests in and professionally manages a diversified portfolio of securities. Real estate=Entities such a residential homes, raw land, and income property. Net losses= the amount by which capital losses exceed capital gains. Tax planning= The development of strategies that will defer and minimize an individuals level of taxes over the long run. Market timing= The process of identifying the current state of the economy/market and assessing the likelihood of its continuing on its present course....
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- Spring '08
- Investing, term investments= Investments