Strategic Buyout: Buying or selling an out-of-the-money put option and call option on the same underlying instrument, with the same expiration. Profits are made only if there is a drastic change in the underl . . . View Full Definition
Strategic HR: The process of taking a long-term approach to Human Resource Management through the development and implementation of HR programs that address and solve business problems and directly contri . . . View Full Definition
Strategic Planning: The process of identifying an organization's long-term goals and objectives and then determining the best approach for achieving those goals and objectives.
Strategic Staffing: The practice of hiring smaller core numbers of permanent employees and utilizing temporary employees to fill more highly specialized positions within the organization.
Whole Herd Buyout Program: Another term for the dairy termination program.
Strategic Grain Reserve: National grain stocks held in reserve intentionally by government programs for the purpose of meeting future domestic and international needs. See Food Security Commodity Reserve, Food Secur . . . View Full Definition
Buyout: Purchase of a controlling interest (or percent of shares) of a company's stock. A leveraged buy out is effected with borrowed money.
Leveraged Buyout (LBO): A transaction used to take a public corporation private that is financed through debt such as bank loans and bonds. Because of the large amount of debt relative to equity in the new corporat . . . View Full Definition
Management Buyout (MBO): Leveraged buyout whereby the acquiring group is led by the firm's management.
Reverse Leveraged Buyout: Bringing back into publicly traded status a company that had been privatized by way of a leveraged buyout.
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