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Lock

Used in the context of general equities. Make a market both ways (bid andoffer) either on the bid, offering, or an in-between price only. Locking on the offering occurs to attract a seller, since the trader is willing to pay (and ask) the offering side when others only ask it. Locking on the bid side attracts buyers for similar reasons. Typically, the sell side requires a plus tick to comply with short sale rules.
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Driven by a single hydraulic cylinder, the four damping pistons rotate to fasten on the tiebar teeth, locking in the moving platen.
Soldiers outside Iraq should contact TACOM for the locking bar at DSN 793-29091(309) 782-2909 or email:
The locking cylinders operate with only a small volume of hydraulic oil because they do not have to accommodate large opening and closing strokes.
Manufacturers can help alleviate this problem by producing vehicles with a driver-side door that requires locking from the outside with a key or that can be unlocked via a combination, electronic or other keyless locking device.
Labs' customers will be able to implement the device locking technology without requiring changes to application source code or existing license enforcement systems.
Prepaying an old loan and refinancing at a significantly lower rate is not a novelty except for the fact that without simultaneously locking the treasury rate on both the yield maintenance and new rate, it wouldn't have worked," said Simmons.
99), a compact cable locking system consisting of a security bolt that plugs into the laptop's security key slot and a six-foot retractable cable housed in a sturdy case the size of your hand.
The WAR-LOK(TM) internal locking core is designed with a flat-keyed locking system.
IR Security & Safety, Electronic Control Systems today announced that Texas State University-San Marcos is using 200 Schlage computer-managed (CM) locking systems to protect 16 buildings on campus.
Major Insurance Savings and WAR-LOK Security Locking System Distribution Program Unveiled