Today's Market

updated Moments ago Sponsored by:
DOW 18,065.26 -14.88 -0.08%
S&P 500 2,112.76 -4.93 -0.23%
NASD 5,071.45 -20.64 -0.41%

Most Popular Articles

in the last seven days

    Community: Investing Wiki

    Term Of The Hour

    accrual of liabilities: Original post by Austin Berry of Demand Media A contingent liability must be probable and estimable to be recorded in corporate accounts. http://photos2.demandstudios.com/DM-Resize/photos.demandstudios.com/getty/article/129/213/78463146.jpg?w=700&h=700&keep_ratio=1 Comstock/Comstock/Getty Images Contingent liabilities are potential costs to a business that are accounted for based on the…

    Want to learn more or edit this definition?
    Click here to read more!