Primary budget surplus
Primary budget surplusThe primary budget surplus (or deficit) of a government is the surplus excluding interest payments on its outstanding debt.
Primary commodityPrimary commodity
Primary factorPrimary factor
An input that exists as a stock providing services that contribute to production. The stock is not used up in production, although it may deteriorate with use, providing a smaller flow of services later. The major primary factors are labor, capital, human capital (or skilled labor), land, and sometimes natural resources.
Primary distributionPrimary distribution
Sale of a new issue of stock or bonds, as distinguished from a secondary distribution.
Primary trendPrimary trend
General movement in price data that lasts 4 to 4 1/2 years.
Primary productPrimary product
A good that has not been processed and is therefore in its natural state, specifically products of agriculture, forestry, fishing, and mining.
Further SuggestionsPrimary earnings per (common) share