limit order


limit order
noun also limited order
: an order to buy securities at a specified maximum price or sell them at a specified minimum price

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Stock Market.
an order to buy or sell a specified amount of a security at a specific price. Also called limited order. Cf. stop order, market order.

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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  • limit order — Stock Market. an order to buy or sell a specified amount of a security at a specific price. Also called limited order. Cf. stop order, market order. * * * …   Universalium

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  • limit order — See at limit …   Big dictionary of business and management

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