Directions: Review and translate the following terms we covered the past few weeks.
account – n. a record of financial dealings. For example, a bank account is a record of how much money a person or company has in a bank
bond – n. an agreement to pay interest on a loan, generally for a period of years, until the loan is repaid. A bond can be bought or sold.
capital – n. money or property used to create more wealth contract – n. a legal agreement between people or groups to do, provide or trade something
corporation – n. a business that is organized as a legal company separate from its owners and workers
dividend – n. part of a company’s earnings that is given to shareholders. Not all stocks pay dividends.
index – n. a way of measuring the value of a group of securities. For example, a stock index measures the value of a group of stocks.
security – n. evidence of ownership that has financial value such as a stock or bond. Security can also mean a financial contract that has value.
stock – n. a share in ownership of a company. The stock of public companies is traded on