What Is a Limited Discretionary Account?

A limited discretionary account is an account where the account holder has granted someone else permission to make investment decisions on their behalf, but only within certain parameters. This means that the account holder has given the other person discretion over which investments to make, but has set limits on how much they can spend … Read more

What Is Segment Margin?

Segment margin is a measure of profitability used to evaluate the profitability of a business segment. Segment margin is equal to segment revenue minus segment expenses. Segment expenses include both direct and indirect costs associated with the segment. Segment margin can be used to compare the profitability of different segments of a business or to … Read more