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Used for listed equity securities. See: Picture.

Look

1. In equities, the price at which a dealer or broker is willing to buy or sell a security. See also: Bid-ask spread.

2. See: Quote.

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A price and size quotation for a security. For example, a floor broker may ask for a look at General Motors.
References in classic literature ?
This wonderful valet, collecting her materials for dressing her still more wonderful master's hair, gave him the looking-glass (a hand -mirror), and addressed herself to her work.
How would you like to live in Looking-glass House, Kitty?
In another moment Alice was through the glass, and had jumped lightly down into the Looking-glass room.
thought Alice, suddenly jumping up, 'if I don't make haste I shall have to go back through the Looking-glass, before I've seen what the rest of the house is like
Stepan Arkadyevitch made no reply, he merely glanced at Matvey in the looking-glass.
The looking-glass preserving a discreet ministerial silence when thus called upon for explanation, Bella went to bed with a weariness upon her spirit which was more than the weariness of want of sleep.
As usual, there was no answer in the looking-glass when she got home and referred these questions to it.
Mr Quilp now walked up to front of a looking-glass, and was standing there putting on his neckerchief, when Mrs Jiniwin happening to be behind him, could not resist the inclination she felt to shake her fist at her tyrant son-in-law.
Suddenly Alice is in a topsy-turvy looking-glass world with memorable characters-Tweedledum and Tweedledee, the Walrus and the Carpenter, the Lion and the Unicorn, the Jabberwocky, Humpty Dumpty, and a game board of chess pieces that come matter-of-factly to life.
He can be dazzling, as when reading the "O" that opens the Miroir de l'ame pecheresse as looking-glass, Christ, all, and nothing.