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Used for listed equity securities. See: Picture.

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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 ?
Even if the roses are dead, there are other things alive.
uf was burnt alive for a less matter, for he kept a good table for his prisoners, only put too much garlic in his last dish of pottage.
The Irishman was little more than alive by this time.
All I knew was that these things that had been alive and so terrible to men were dead.
It was also considered a luxury to have them alive, it being an amusing sight to see them die, for, when dying, they change color three or four times, and like the rainbow when it disappears, pass through all the prismatic shades, after which they were sent to the kitchen.
He got him there, all unsuspicious of the doom that was awaiting him, and killed him when the banquet was over as though he were butchering an ox in the shambles; not one of Agamemnon's followers was left alive, nor yet one of Aegisthus', but they were all killed there in the cloisters.
Now, as it is my good fortune to be of the blood of the Scarabaeus, I was embalmed alive, as you see me at present.
Whilst he was sitting there, he thought of his dearest mother, and wished that one of the king's principal servants would begin to speak of her, and would ask how it was faring with the queen in the tower, and if she were alive still, or had perished.
But to feel that she was alive, and Phoebus also, meant that tortures, shocks, alternatives, life, were beginning again.
Suddenly he again felt that he was alive and suffering from a burning, lacerating pain in his head.
I used to play with paper dolls myself, an' cut 'em out; but I never thought I'd ever see such things alive.
One kind of horse is alive, and has four legs and a head and a tail.