EconomicFile Terms guide & articles

Adaptive Market Hypothesis

Adaptive Market Hypothesis is a kind of approach which suggests that the traditional models of modern financial economics can be coexists with behavioral models. Adaptive Market Hypothesis was proposed by famous economist and MIT Andrew Lo in 2004. He presented this idea and approach by applying the principles of evolution to financial interactions, in which, he defines Adaptive Market Hypothesis

Advance Decline Line

The advance/decline line is one of the technical indicators of stock market to measure the number of individual stocks participating in a market rise or fall. Advance decline line indicator is used by investors in stock market.

Agency Costs Financial Economic Term

Agency Costs is an economic concept which deals with the issue or conflict of between shareholders and management. It is a type of internal cost that arises from, or must be paid to, an agent acting on behalf of a principal.

Aggressive Growth Fund

Aggressive Growth Fund is also known as capital appreciation fund and maximum capital gains fund. Here, capital appreciation referred to an increase in the price or value of assets. Hence, Aggressive Growth Fund is a fund that attempts to achieve the highest capital gains.

Accumulation distribution definition

In economics, when a trader want to make transaction decisions when he/she has to wait to confirm the reversal, Accumulation and Distribution is considered one of the best momentum indicators. It is also called the accumulation/distribution line or accumulation/distribution index, because it is a technical analysis indicator intended.

Relative Strength Index

The relative strength index (RSI) is one of the technical indicators used in the analysis of financial markets. It is a momentum oscillator that measures the speed and change of price movements in stock market. RSI oscillates is measured between zero and 100.

What is Inflation Rate?

Terms - United States

Inflation rate is very vital and paly a pivot role to grow the economy of any country. Economists are always thinking to lower the inflation rate by using different economic and business tools while making the fiscal and banking policy. Normally countries that are experiencing high rate of inflation are also called in term of economy ‘hyperinflation’.