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  • 141Limit Move — The largest amount of change that the price of a commodity futures contract is allowed to undergo. It is not possible to trade a futures contract at a price either above or below the futures contract price after a limit move. The limit price is… …

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  • 142limit orders — A customer sets a limit on price or time of execution of a trade, or both; for example, a buy limit order is placed below the market price. A sell limit order is placed above the market price. A sell limit is executed only at the limit price or… …

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  • 143Limit price — A limit price is the price set by a monopolist to discourage economic entry into a market, and is illegal in many countries. The limit price is the price that the entrant would face upon entering as long as the incumbent firm did not decrease… …

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  • 144Limit-On-Close Order — A type of limit order to buy or sell shares near the market close only if the closing price is trading better than the limit price. This order is an expansion of the market on close order, adding to it a limit condition, which places a maximum on …

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  • 145Limit of viability — The limit of viability is the gestational age at which a prematurely born fetus/infant has a 50% chance of longterm survival outside its mother s womb. With the support of neonatal intensive care units, the limit of viability in the developed… …

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  • 146Limit of Vision — Infobox Book | name = Limit of Vision title orig = translator = image caption = author = Linda Nagata illustrator = cover artist = Stephen Youll country = United States language = English series = genre = Science fiction novel publisher = Tor… …

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  • 147Limit-On-Open Order — A type of limit order to buy or sell shares at the market open if the market price meets the limit condition. This type of order is good only for the market opening and does not last for the whole trading day. A trader who believes that the… …

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  • 148Limit Up/Limit Down —    The maximum advance or decline from a previous day s settlement price that is allowed in one trading session. Some markets do not trade again during the session after a limit up/down move unless prices retreat from that limit. Other markets… …

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  • 149Limit-experience — A limit experience is a type of action or experience which approaches the edge of living in terms of its intensity and its seeming impossibility. This approach has been lead to the seeking of limit experiences as a sort of mysticism. A limit… …

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  • 150Limit Down — The maximum amount by which the price of a commodity futures contract may decline in one trading day. Some markets close trading of contracts when the limit down is reached; others allow trading to resume if the price moves away from the day s… …

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  • 151Limit Order Information System - LOIS — An electronic system used by specialists in the stock market. A limit order information system lists price and size quotes for exchange listed securities. The data produced by this system is used by subscribers and specialists to locate the most… …

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  • 152limit move — The increase or decrease of a price by the maximum amount allowed for any one trading session. Price limits are established by the exchanges, and approved by the CFTC. They vary from contract to contract. The CENTER ONLINE Futures Glossary A… …

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  • 153limit price — Also known as price limit. Some futures contracts price movements are restricted by the exchange on which they are traded. They are limited to a range that is plus or minus a specified amount relative to the prior day s settlement price. For… …

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  • 154limit, delimit — To limit is to restrict, contain, or keep within bounds: The chairman will limit each speaker to five minutes. Please limit your expense accounts for the next few weeks. To delimit is to mark off boundaries, to separate by fixing lines: The Une… …

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  • 155limit superior — noun The supremum of the set of accumulation points of a given sequence or set. Syn: lim sup, upper limit See Also: limit inferior, lim inf …

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  • 156limit inferior — noun The infimum of the set of accumulation points of a given sequence or set. Syn: lim inf, lower limit See Also: limit superior, lim sup …

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  • 157limit down — noun Condition in which the market price of a commodity has fallen by the maximum daily amount permitted by the exchange. Orange Juice May July fell to 5.00 cent limit DOWN ahead of Cold Storage report on 1/21. mdash; Moore Research Center Inc… …

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  • 158limit number — In the theory of ordinal numbers, a limit ordinal is an ordinal x such that there is no greatest ordinal smaller than x . The first limit ordinal is ω, the ordinal that measures the length of the standard ordering of the natural numbers …

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  • 159Limit automatic increase/decrease —   Increase: Not yet defined.   Decrease: Credit facilities can be created to automatically adjust a related limit as the facility is repaid. An example is where you instruct the system to reduce a limit related to a facility line as it is repaid …

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  • 160limit price — The highest price that established sellers in a market can charge for a product, without inducing a new seller to enter the market. The limit price is usually lower than the monopoly price but higher than the competitive price. Limit pricing… …

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