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consumer
owner
google
new york stock exchange
mcdonalds
apple
microsoft
seller
buyer
trade
nasdaq
great depression
money
companies
investing
skyrocket
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stock
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Stock Market Puzzle Crossword

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Description

a document incorporating an institution and specifying its rights Charter
a company or group of people authorized to act as a single entity and recognized as such in law. Corperation
Highest ranked executive in a company. CEO
Group of members who jointly oversee the activities of a company or organization. Board of Directors
the first time that the stock of a private company is offered to the public. IPO
a person who buys and sells goods or assets for others. Broker
The oldest and largest stock exchange in the U.S. NYSE
National Association of Securities Dealers Automated Quotations, a computerized system for trading in securities. NASDAQ
Regulate the sale and trade of stocks and bonds. SEC
any person, company or other institution that owns at least one share of a company’s stock. Stock Shareholder
Portion of a company's stock given to the shareholders Dividend
measurement of the value of a section of the stock market. Stock Index
A stock market index created by Charles Dow. Dow Jones
Market Index that consists of 500 stocks that are widely held. S&P 500
Market in which prices are rising. Bull Market
Market in which prices are falling Bear Market
Street on the south end of Manhatten in New York City, which contains the NYSE and many other important financial institutions. Wall Street

Great Depression Crossword Puzzle

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We adapted a policy of _____________ when we fell into depression. Isolationism
The economic crisis that happened in the US and many other nations beginning with the stock market crash in 1929 and continuing through most of the 1930's. Great Depression
October 29, 1929; the day that the stock market crashed. Black Tuesday
Buying a stock with little money down and the promise of paying the debt later in the future. buying on margin
Banks demanded full payments of their loans; there was no protection in place to protect this from happening at the time. calling the loan
The US fell into _____________ when the idea of loans took a wrong turn. depression
A rapid increase in the overall price level. Hyperinflation
A continuous rise in the price of goods and services. inflation
A payment plan that allows customers to make payments in set intervals until the debt is paid. installment plan
A series of reforms enacted by president Franklin Roosevelt between 1933 and 1942 with a goal to relieve and reform Americans and to end the great depression. New Deal
Roosevelt tried to relieve and __________ for the American people. reform
People went to the banks to withdraw all of their money before the banks closed. runs on the banks
A share of ownership in a corporation. stock
A system to buy and sell stocks. stock market
Exercising control over freedom, will, and thoughts of others; authoritarian. totalitarian
Most Americans struggled with ____________ during the Great Depression. unemployment

The Great Depression Crossword

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Description

Region of the Great Plains dustbowl
The central bank of the U.S. federal reserve
unable to pay debts bankrupt
an exchange where security trading is conducted by professional stockbrokers stockmarket
when a bank takes back a property and auctions it off foreclosure
a government tax on imports or exports tariff
aid given to the american public by the government relief
to be without a job unemployment
unplanned slum development on the margins of cities shantytowns
the steep fall in the prices of stocks due to widespread financial panic stockmarket crash
a condition in which production of goods exceeds the demand for them overproduction
was the president of the U.S. from 1923-1933 Herbert Hoover
money or goods or services owed by one person to another debt
program to prevent the disasters from the Great Depression reform
the economic crisis and period of low business activity in the U.S. and other countries the Great Depression
a long-term economic state characterized by unemployment and low prices and low levels of trade and investment depression
October 29th, 1929 Black Tuesday
WWI vets that marched to D.C. in 1932 to demand the immediate payment of their government war bonuses in cash Bonus Army
Small ownership of a company stock
common term for transients who wandered the country often by riding the rails int he 1930's hoboes

Money Matters Word Search

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needs
wants
sell high
buy low
stock market
income
taxes
bill
insurance
consumer
debt
atm
electronic banking
fraud
checkbook
debit card
credit card
budget
balance
payment
great depression
mortgage
interest
principal
checking account
savings
invest

economics Crossword

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an economic system in which individuals are free to compete and earn a living Market
an economic system in which buyers and sellers are free to exchange goods and services free
a desire to make a profit Profit motive
when you put money into a business invest
The exclusive right granted by law, to publish or sell a written, musical, or artistic work copywright
Gives a person the exclusive right to make and sell an invention patent
limited resources scarcity
law that states businesses will provide more products when they can sell them at higher prices law of supply
law that states buyers will demand more products when they can buy them at lower prices law of demand
Money invested in buildings, machines, and other property used to produce goods capital
Businesses owned by one person sole proprietorships
organizations that provide goods and services without seeking a profit nonprofit
Businesses where two or more people share responsibilities partnerships
Corperation profits paid to stockholders dividends
Another form of business organization corporation
people who buy corporate stocks stockholders
money a person pays to use something rent
Total amount of money made after deductions net
total amount of money made before deductions gross
human effort used to produce goods and services labor
The amount of work produced by a worker per hour productivity
The decision makers of a business entrepreneurs
An economic system based on private ownership of the meens of production capitalism
Companies that control all production of a good or service monopolies
this occurs when two or more companies combine to form one company merger
A form of business organization in which several companies create a board of trustees so they no longer compete with eachother trust
An economic system that combines elements of free and command economies mixed
production is based on customs and traditions usually passed down traditional
government owns almost all of the capital, tools, and equipment command

Business Vocabulary Crossword

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Description

A business or association usually formed to manufacture or supply products or services for profit. Company
A company legally separate from stockholders who own it and the managers who run it. Corporation
A person who organizes, operates, and assumes the risk for a business venture. Entrepreneur
A company owned and managed by two or more people who share its profits or losses. A partnership is not separate from its owners, who are liable for the company’s debts. Partnership
A corporation that doesn’t sell shares to the public. You cannot buy shares of a private company in the stock market. Private corporation
The stock of a public company is owned and traded by individuals and institutional investors. In contrast, the stock is held by company founders, employees, and sometimes venture capitalists. Public corporation
A company owned and run by one individual who receives its profits or its losses. A proprietorship is not separate from its owner, who is liable for the company debts. Sole-proprietorship
Shares of a company that do not guarantee a dividend and have more risk and volatility than preferred shares. Common stock holders have the benefit of providing shareholders with the right to vote for the board of directors as well as on issues that come before the board at the annual meeting of shareholders. Common Stock
A business that is owned by stockholders and has right and responsibilities as if it were a person. Corporation
Part of a company’s profits (earnings) that it pays as money to stockholders. Dividend
The amount of money that remains after subtracting the company’s expenses from its revenue. Earnings
Someone who risks funds by purchasing financial products with the hope the investments will increase in value over time. Investor
The initial sale of stock to the public by investment bankers. IPO
Shares of ownership of a company in which the shareholder is guaranteed a dividend if one is declared and whose shares are usually not as volatile as common stock. Preferred stock holders do not have voting rights in company elections and decisions. Preferred Stock
A company that is owned by a person, family, or small group of investors that does not sell shares of stock in the company to the public. Private Company
A company that is owned by investors who buy shares of stock, partial ownership of the assets of a business, in the corporation usually through one of the stock exchanges. Public Company
The chance of losing all or part of an investment. Risk
A type of security that signifies ownership in a corporation and represents a claim to a part of the company’s profits or losses. Companies usually issue stock to raise money for a variety of reasons, including expanding or modernizing their operations. Stock
An announcement appearing in financial publications such as The Wall Street Journal announcing a company’s Initial Public Offering (IPO.) Tombstone Ad
Indicates how much and how quickly the value of an investment, market, or market sector changes. Volatility
By law, each publicly held corporation must provide its shareholders with an annual report showing its income and balance sheet. In most cases, it contains not only financial details but also a message from the chairman, a description of the company's operations, and an overview of its achievements. Annual Report
Process by which assets of a business are converted to money. Liquidation
The condition of owning stock. The value of a long position is a stock’s current share price multiplied by the number of shares owned. Long position
If you own common stock in a U.S. corporation, you have the right to vote on company policies and to elect the company's board of directors. You may vote in person at the annual meeting or authorize the board to vote on your behalf using an absentee ballot, or proxy,Which you can submit by mail or, increasingly often, by telephone or over the Internet. Proxy
An individual or company (including a corporation) that legally owns one shares of stock in a stock company. The shareholders are the owners of a corporation. Shareholder

Stock Market Game Word Jumble Crossword

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a person who buys or sells an investment for you in exchange for a fee Broker
refers to the time which a stock exchange closes to trading Close
a portion of a company's earning that is paid to shareholders, Dividend
a place in which different investments are traded Exchange
allows a person to borrow money Margin
a collection of investments owned by an investor Portfolio
indicates the sale price of stocks or share Bid Price
the gross dividend presented as the percentage of the share price Yield
shares entitling their holder to dividends that vary in amount Common Stock
stock that entitles the holder to a fixed dividend Preferred Stock
a price-weighted average of 30 significant stocks traded on NYSE & the Nasdaq The DOW Jones Industrial Average
an American stock market capitalization of 500 large companies S&P 500

Unit 6: Introduction to Investing Crossword

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Description

Investment contracts in which the investor exchanges a sum of money for a series of payments over time. annuities
A loan to a company to finance a wide array of business purposes—from short-term inventory financing to long-term investments in equipment. commercial loan
A method of interest payment. This is calculated by adding the interest earned by the investment to the previously earned interest. Each time interest is added to your savings the next interest amount is compounded on the new balance. compound interest
A combination of two or more corporations engaged in entirely different businesses that fall under one corporate structure. conglomerate
Regularly purchasing stocks or mutual funds, whether they are high or low, by investing a constant dollar amount so that over the long term the high and low prices of the investment products average out. dollar-cost averaging
An employer-sponsored retirement plan that allows a worker to save for retirement while deferring income taxes on the saved money and earnings until withdrawal. 401k
A riskier type of investment with a higher potential for return. Examples include stocks, bonds, and mutual funds growth investment
Subject to fast, extreme changes in price or value. volatile
Planning investments and other transactions to match the money and other assets available to an individual over time to the ways in which they want to spend those assets, including personal consumption, charitable donations, support for family members, and gifts. wealth management
A legal relationship in which one person or company holds property, which can include money, real estate, stocks, bonds, collections, automobiles, and personal possessions for the benefit of another. trust
Accounts that can receive and hold funds for a specific purpose such as retirement, college tuition, or medical expenses. If these accounts are established according to federal tax rules, the owner of the account will not have to pay income taxes on the money placed in them until it is withdrawn tax-deferred accounts
The rule is a simplified way to determine how long an investment will take to double, given a fixed annual rate of interest. By dividing 72 by the annual rate of return, investors can get a rough estimate of how many years it will take for the initial investment to duplicate itself. rule of 72
The chance that the rate of return on an investment will be different from what you expected. risk
Accounts that permit individuals to save and invest funds without paying taxes on the income from the investment as long as the proceeds are eventually applied to legitimate educational expenses at an accredited institution. educational plans
The strategy of pursuing an assortment of investments to minimize the effects of risk and volatility. diversification
Helping individuals or a family determine in advance what will happen to their money and other assets after the death of one or more individuals in the family. estate planning
Describing a future financial goal and computing the kinds of income, savings, and investment that will be necessary to achieve the financial goal. financial planning
A safer type of investment with a lower potential for return but that provides regular incomes to investors. Examples include savings accounts and certificates of deposit. income investment
The percentage return on an investment over a set time period, usually a year. interest rate
The original amount of money a person invests (as opposed to interest). principal
The amount of money gained or lost on an investment relative to the amount of money invested, usually expressed as an annual percentage. rate of return
Anticipating a desired or necessary future income after retirement and then creating a plan for the amount of savings and investment needed to create that future income. retirement planning
A company whose main business is holding securities of other companies purely for investment purposes. The investment company invests money on behalf of shareholders who in turn share in the profits and losses. investment service
The ease with which an investment can be converted into cash. liquidity

E-commerce Terms Crossword

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Crossword
Description

A virtual market or industry where goods are exchanged, bought, or sold through telecommunication technologies. Market Space
Business that include the transaction of buying or selling online (the internet). E-commerce
Applications or services that are enabled or accessible through mobile devices (wireless handheld devices). Mobile Commerce
A financial document that represents an investment in a stock (a publicly-traded corporation) or bond (a creditor relationship with a corporation). Security
The plan implemented by a company to generate revenue and make profit. Business Model
The idea or image of a specific product or service that consumers connect with- name, slogan, or design. Branding
is a type of commerce transaction that is based on the exchange of products and services from one business to another. B2B
business or transactions conducted directly between a company and consumers who are the end-users of its products or services. B2C
Any type of business or commercial activity on the internet; the application of information. E-business
It is a designated payment that is applicable by different methods of transaction such as credit card, PayPal, etc. Payment options

Stock Market Project Crossword

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independent legal entity owned by shareholders Corporation
highest-ranking executive in a company, makes the major decisions and controls the primary responsibilites of a company CEO
group of individuals that are elected as, or elected to act as, representatives of the stockholders to establish corporate management related policies Board of Directors
Initial Public Offering, first time that the stock of a private company is offered to the public IPO
individual or firm that charges a fee or commission for executing buy and sell orders submitted by an investor Broker
New York Stock Exchange, considered the largest equities-based exchange in the world, based on total market capitalization of its listed securities NYSE
created by the National Association of Securities Dealers (NASD) to enable investors to trade securities on a computerized, speedy and transparent system NASDAQ
Securities Exchange Commisson, government commission created by U.S. Congress with goals of protecting investors, maintaining fair and orderly functioning of securities markets, and facilitating capital formation SEC
type of security that signifies ownership in a corporation and represents a claim on part of the corporation's assets and earnings Stock
An individual, group, or organization that owns one or more shares in a company, and in whose name the share certificate is issued Shareholder
distribution of a portion of a company's earnings, decided by the board of directors, to a class of its shareholders Dividend
measurement of the value of a section of the stock market. It is computed from the prices of selected stocks Stock Index
price-weighted average of 30 significant stocks traded on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) and the NASDAQ Dow Jones
American stock market index based on the market capitalizations of 500 large companies having common stock listed on the NYSE or NASDAQ S&P 500
financial market of a group of securities in which prices are rising or are expected to rise Bull Market
condition in which securities prices fall and widespread pessimism causes the stock market's downward spiral to be self-sustaining. Investors anticipate losses as pessimism and selling increases Bear Market
street in lower Manhattan that is the original home of the New York Stock Exchange and the historic headquarters of the largest U.S. brokerages and investment banks Wall Street