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Pick

Slang; a stock or other security that an analyst recommends his or her clients buy. For example, an analyst who is bullish on tech stocks may choose Google and Facebook as his picks.
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It's hard work, but it's something I can turn around and use on the ice,'' Gale said, using his arms to illustrate the similarities between swinging a pickax and a hockey stick.
Reid and his fellow lawmakers, both Democrats and Republicans, should take a pickax to the nation's 19th century mining law and create a new one fitting for the 21st cen- tury.
The manhole locations are mapped but, he cautioned, in the event of an emergency, workers will have to pickax the new pavement to access the sewer pipes.
1 -- 2 -- color; 1 -- ran in SAC edition only; 2 -- color in SAC edition only) A pickax, above, cuts through a root in a trail at Placerita Nature Center.
But while a tree stump housing an old doorknob and lock, limbs enveloping shears or a pickax, or a two-legged stump standing in high tie-up boots help transform the gallery into a dreamscape, they also run the risk of being experienced merely as visual gags.
But thankfully for me, just when Elizabeth begins to think she is getting comfortable with the driving thing, someone drops a pickax in the middle of the road.
One day last week a portly 35-year-old who said his name was Hassan clawed the earth with a pickax and shovel in 120-degree heat.
When they swing a pickax, it only goes down a quarter-inch.
The misapplications of accounting standards principally concern the manner in which the Company accounted for certain aspects of its acquisition of PickAX, Inc.
Armed with a pickax, rakes and shovels, he and other volunteers were donating their time to build the patio at the nonprofit agency so that children in wheelchairs could wait on a smooth, even surface until it's their turn to ride the horses.
The Company accounted for the acquisition of PickAX using the purchase method of accounting.