Margin callA demand from a broker to a client to provide more funds to bring a margin account balance up to a required level.
Marginal revenue productMarginal revenue product
The additional revenue generated by the extra output from employing one more unit of a factor of production. In a competitive industry this equals the marginal value product, but with imperfect competition it is smaller, due to the implied price reduction. Determines factor prices in competitive factor markets.
Gross profit marginGross profit margin
Gross profit divided by sales, which is equal to each sales dollar left over after paying for the cost of goods sold.
Margin securityMargin security
A security that may be bought or sold in a margin account as defined in Regulation T.
Marginal tax rateMarginal tax rate
The tax rate that would have to be paid on any additional dollars of taxable income earned.
Marginal rate of transformationMarginal rate of transformation
The increase in output of one good made possible by a one-unit decrease in the output of another, given the technology and factor endowments of a country; thus the absolute value of the slope of the transformation curve.
Further SuggestionsMarginal product
Net profit margin
Margin requirement (options)
Buy on margin
Marginal propensity to consume
Marginal propensity to import
Operating profit margin
Effective margin (EM)
Marginal efficiency of capital
margin of safety
Margin of safety
marginal tax rate