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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.

look

A price and size quotation for a security. For example, a floor broker may ask for a look at General Motors.
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He looked at the two, less and less attentively, and his eyes in gloomy abstraction sought the ground and looked about him in the old way.
I looked at her hands, as represented in the portrait.
Though himself much more of a public man than the judge, he conveyed exactly the fine shade of self-effacement before the King's justice; and though everyone looked at him as they would at the Prime Minister or the Archbishop of Canterbury, they could have said nothing of his part in it but that it was that of a private gentleman, with an accent on the noun.
Was he to blame for the manner in which he looked at her and spoke to her?
She heard a chirp and a twitter, and when she looked at the bare flower-bed at her left side there he was hopping about and pretending to peck things out of the earth to persuade her that he had not followed her.
She still looked at me with steady, inquiring eyes.
Crayford dashed the tears from her eyes--steadied herself--and looked at the newspaper.
Tulliver looked at them all three alternately with a startled gaze; the idea that much had happened of which he knew nothing had often transiently arrested him before, but it came upon him now with entire novelty.
And Laurie looked at her with an expression which made her answer in a whisper.
She turned her hands over and over in her lap and looked at them curiously; her old hands, that had done so much work for her.
I had seen no others like them since I looked into them last, though I had looked at so many thousands of human faces.
I feel that if I looked at him any longer, I might be tempted to say something out loud; and what would become of me then