day-trade
noun or verb see day trader

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • day-trade — day′ trade v. i. trad•ed, trad•ing ste bus to buy and sell a listed security or commodity on the same day, usually on margin, for a quick profit day′ trad er, n …   From formal English to slang

  • day trade — 1. noun A transaction in which units of stock or other investment instruments are purchased and then sold within a single market day. Netting a quick ten grand on a day trade of 1750 shares, he paid off his credit card debts and gave his wife a… …   Wiktionary

  • day-trade — day trader, n. /day trayd /, v.i., day traded, day trading. to buy and sell a listed security or commodity on the same day, usually on margin, for a quick profit. * * * …   Universalium

  • day-trade — noun or verb see day trader * * * day trader, n. /day trayd /, v.i., day traded, day trading. to buy and sell a listed security or commodity on the same day, usually on margin, for a quick profit …   Useful english dictionary

  • day trade — Also known as a daylight trade. The purchase and sale or the short sale and cover of the same security in a margin account on the same day. Bloomberg Financial Dictionary …   Financial and business terms

  • Day trading — This article is about the practice. For the occupation, see Day trader. Day trading refers to the practice of buying and selling financial instruments within the same trading day such that all positions are usually closed before the market close… …   Wikipedia

  • day trading — n. Internet based stock market trading in which individual investors quickly buy and sell equities to take advantage of short term trends, and then sell most if not all of their holdings before the end of the day. day trading adj. day trade v.… …   New words

  • day trader — noun : a speculator who seeks profit from the intraday fluctuation in the price of a security or commodity and therefore completes double trades of buying and selling or selling and covering in the course of single sessions of the market • day… …   Useful english dictionary

  • day trader — verb A person who practices the short term investment strategy of trading stocks or other investment instruments by selling any given security during the same market day within which it was purchased. CNBCs reaction is colored by its stressed out …   Wiktionary

  • day trader — noun Date: 1953 a speculator who seeks profit from the intraday fluctuation in the price of a security or commodity by completing double trades of buying and selling or selling and covering during a single session of the market • day trade noun… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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