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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.
References in classic literature ?
Round shoulders had Jo, big hands and feet, a flyaway look to her clothes, and the uncomfortable appearance of a girl who was rapidly shooting up into a woman and didn't like it.
A look came into her eyes and I knew she did understand.
He never stopped to take a look anymore--he just hove 'em in and went for more.
He said we mightn't ever get another chance to see one, and he was going to look his fill at this one if he died for it.
Hetty was quite used to the thought that people liked to look at her.
She was still very thin, and she stooped a little when she walked (she had always done that,) but her eyes did not seem so large; and though she never had any colour, her skin had lost the earthy look it had.
What do you think I'll look like when I'm forty, Anne?
I must look nice, for Tom seldom takes me and ought to be gratified when he does.
While the mistress of the home is gradually subsiding from the first stage to the second, take a look at the home.
I can introduce him to Anna, he looks at it properly.
A pretty place this, and looks wonderfully well this morning
But judging from the looks on you,' retorted Riderhood, completely ridding himself of his grass, and drawing his sleeve across his mouth, 'you've made ekally sure afore, and have got disapinted.