ACCOUNTING RATIO Definition

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ACCOUNTING RATIO is the result of dividing one financial statement item by another. Ratios help analysts interpret financial statements by focusing on specific relationships.

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DISCOVERY SAMPLING is sampling to determine whether internal control compliance is greater than or less than the tolerable deviation rate when the expected attribute occurrence rate is zero.

UNDERLYING is the security, cash commodity, forward, futures contract, swap, or other contract or instrument that is the subject of a derivative contract or instrument.

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