H

(redirected from Henry)
Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Medical, Acronyms, Idioms, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.
Related to Henry: Henry VIII, Henry Ford

H

Fifth letter of a Nasdaq stock symbol specifying that the issue is the second preferred bond of the company.

H

Used in stock transaction tables in newspapers to indicate that during the day's activity the stock traded at a new 52-week high price.
References in classic literature ?
Dorian Gray stepped up on the dais with the air of a young Greek martyr, and made a little moue of discontent to Lord Henry, to whom he had rather taken a fancy.
And yet," continued Lord Henry, in his low, musical voice, and with that graceful wave of the hand that was always so characteristic of him, and that he had even in his Eton days, "I believe that if one man were to live out his life fully and completely, were to give form to every feeling, expression to every thought, reality to every dream--I believe that the world would gain such a fresh impulse of joy that we would forget all the maladies of mediaevalism, and return to the Hellenic ideal-- to something finer, richer than the Hellenic ideal, it may be.
I could not quite understand the object of your questions this morning, Sir Henry," said he.
To have so kind-hearted, so affectionate a sister," replied Henry warmly, "must be a comfort to him under any distress.
Captain Good and I went down to dinner together, and there we found Sir Henry Curtis already seated.
I don't think I ever do consider things like the stars," Henry replied.
When Dorothy told about the riches of this fairy country Uncle Henry would sigh, for he knew that a single one of the great emeralds that were so common there would pay all his debts and leave his farm free.
In charge of it was the lean, grizzled, leatherskinned Sir Jules de Vac, and it was he whom Henry commanded to face him in mimic combat with the foils, for the King wished to go with hammer and tongs at someone to vent his suppressed rage.
But we ain't got people an' money an' all the rest, like him," Henry rejoined.
All the more reason, Henry, for trusting me with the charge of their children.
If I buckled it around my waist and commanded it to take me to Uncle Henry, wouldn't it do it?
She noted the dishes and the strips of red carpet, that outwardly she might give Henry what was proper.