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Ascender

An informal term for a stock or other security that has risen in price over a given period. For example, if a stock opens at $5.00 and closes at $5.25, it is said to be an ascender for that trading day. See also: Decliner.
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Segun los calculos de Ascendant, cuando los yacimientos esten en produccion, Ecuador se convertira en el segundo exportador mundial de cobre dentro de unos diez anos.
James told ET, as he has said multiple times before in interviews with other outlets, that he won't be a part of "Divergent: Ascendant.
14 April 2016 - French downstream petroleum and chemicals company Rubis (EPA: RUI) has entered into a binding agreement to acquire Bermuda Gas and Utility Co Ltd (BELCO) from Ascendant Group Ltd, Rubis said.
Ascendant Solutions Inc (Pink Sheets: ASDS) on Tuesday reported that its board of directors has declared a special 1% stock dividend of its common stock outstanding.
Suzanne Klimberg, medical director of Ascendant Diagnostics LLC of Fayetteville
Corporate finance firm Ascendant has reported that venture capital of Au596 million was invested in UK and Irish technology companies in the first six months of 2012.
HOWARD JOHNSON has done really well with the horses he has bought from Sir Mark Prescott over the years, and he looks to have unearthed another smart jumping prospect in Ascendant, who made a fine debut over hurdles with an easy win in the second division of the 2m novice contest, writes Colin Russell.
THERE was a time when Robert Cray was heralded as the greatest blues guitar star of his generation, and these BBC session recordings come from the late 1980s and early 1990s when his star was ascendant.
Nervous Sarcasm Phase: Frustrated by Kerry's losing campaign, we vent our anger on the ascendant Bush .
I recently found a very interesting Astrology book and found out that my ascendant is Taurus.
Dennis Waterman has been missing from our screens for a few years now, but he recently popped up in the hit My Fair Lady and it looks like his star is in the ascendant again.