Network A

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Network A

A service some brokerage firms and cable news channels carry; it reports price and trading volume on the New York Stock Exchange and regional exchanges. It also reports on over-the-counter trades for stocks listed on the NYSE. While it is a private reporting service, its overall regulation is governed by NYSE Alternext. It is less commonly called A-Network. See also: Network B.

Network A

The reporting service of the consolidated tape that includes price and volume data for trades on the New York Stock Exchange and on regional exchanges and the over-the-counter market in NYSE-listed stock. The service is carried in brokerage offices, on cable television, and by the reporting exchanges. Also called A-network.
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It is but a group of hollows, craters, circles, a network of crests; then, as far as the eye could see, a whole volcanic network cast upon this encrusted soil.
The morning's sun rose clear and resplendent, touching the foamy waves into a network of ruby-tinted light.
Hodges, a little woman of five-and-forty, with badly dyed hair; she had a yellow face with a network of small red veins all over it, and yellow whites to her pale blue eyes.
Halfway lay some snow-covered piles of firewood and across and along them a network of shadows from the bare old lime trees fell on the snow and on the path.
Beneath the centre of the balloon, was a frame of light wood, about nine feet long, and rigged on to the balloon itself with a network in the customary manner.
Here, in the valley, the world seems to be constructed upon a smaller and more delicate scale; the fields are mere paddocks, so reduced that from this height their hedgerows appear a network of dark green threads overspreading the paler green of the grass.
My dear Athos, we are enveloped in a network of spies.
His existence was becoming a network of great and little details.
How to compete with the Western Union, which had this superior transmitter, a host of agents, a network of wires, forty millions of capital, and a first claim upon all newspapers, hotels, railroads, and rights of way--that was the immediate problem that confronted the new General Manager.
It might be all in the way of the Sergeant's business to mystify an honest woman by wrapping her round in a network of lies but it was my duty to have remembered, as a good Protestant, that the father of lies is the Devil--and that mischief and the Devil are never far apart.
Thus Lyons was fired from his baseball-analyst job by Fox Sports late Friday for what a network spokesman called ``inappropriate'' comments, and his color-man job with the Dodgers was in jeopardy Saturday.
WebTV Networks owns and operates a network of TV services and provides enabling software and hardware reference designs to consumer electronics manufacturers.