Horizontal acquisition

Horizontal acquisition

Horizontal acquisition

Merger between two companies producing similar goods or services.

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Horizon return

Horizon return

Horizon return

Total return over a given horizon.

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Horizon analysis

Horizon analysis

Horizon analysis

An analysis of returns using total return to assess performance over some investment horizon.

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Homogeneous

Homogeneous

Homogeneous

Exhibiting a high degree of homogeneity.

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Homogeneity

Homogeneity

Homogeneity

The degree to which items are similar.

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Homemade leverage

Homemade leverage

Homemade leverage

Idea that as long as individuals borrow (or lend) on the same terms as the firm, they can duplicate the affects of corporate leverage on their own. Thus, if levered firms are priced too high, rational investors will simply borrow on personal accounts to buy shares in unlevered firms.

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Homemade dividend

Homemade dividend

Homemade dividend

Sale of some shares of stock to get cash that would be similar to receiving a cash dividend.

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Holding period return

Holding period return

Holding period return

The rate of return over a given period.

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Holding period

Holding period

Holding period

Length of time that an individual holds a security.

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