Short term

Short term,

Definition of Short term:

  1. A time frame for investing in which an asset is held for one to three years. The measure of a long term time frame can vary depending on the asset held or the investment objective. For tax purposes, assets held for less than a year and sold for a gain are subject to a higher tax than that of the long-term capital gains rate. In business accounting measures, short term is a period of time of less than 12 months.

  2. Occurring in or relating to a relatively short period of time.

Synonyms of Short term

Brief, Momentary, Temporary, Short-lived, Impermanent, Short-term, Cursory, Fleeting, Passing, Fugitive, Flying, Lightning, Transitory, Transient, Ephemeral, Evanescent, Fading, Quick, Meteoric

How to use Short term in a sentence?

  1. It might be a wise short-term investment.
  2. When finding ways to bridge a budget gap James argued that cutting salaries was a short term solution because, while it would save money, the company would eventually lose its most talented workers and the cost to replace them would be much higher.
  3. You should try to not get caught up in the short term but instead keep your mind on the long term goals of your company.
  4. His value will triple in less than a year if he liquidates on some of his short term investment deeds.

Meaning of Short term & Short term Definition