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Round Trip

In futures and equities, to take a position and then later to close it. For example, an investor who buys a futures contract and then sells it and an investor who short sells a contract and then covers it are both round tripping. The practice is also called a round turn.

round trip

The purchase and sale of the same security. Some brokerage firms offer a discounted commission if a round trip is completed within a certain length of time. Also called round turn.
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By the fifth year of operations, Alaska said it would fly 49 weekly round-trip flights.
Connecticut, $718 per person, 12/30-1/2, includes round-trip airfare from Oklahoma City and 3 nights at the Extended Stay Deluxe Phoenix-Biltmore.
29, and offers seven round-trip flights a week to the North Las Vegas Airport.
All packages include round-trip air, hotel accommodations, hotel taxes, service charges, mandatory maid service, pool and bellman charges, round-trip transfers, a $6 U.
An adventurous and sometimes wet 7-mile round-trip hike takes you close to the falls hidden behind Big Tujunga Reservoir.
Add another daily round-trip between Los Angeles and both Seattle and Washington Dulles;
com/cvgbonus can earn the following: 3,000 miles for the first round-trip flight; 3,000 miles for the second round-trip flight; 4,000 miles for the third round-trip flight; 5,000 miles for the fourth round-trip flight; and 10,000 miles for the fifth round-trip flight.
Comair currently has two daily round-trip flights between Cincinnati and Oklahoma City, three daily round-trips between Cincinnati and Madison and three between Cincinnati and Huntsville.
4-mile round-trip from the nature center, less for the 6-mile round-trip from Pinecrest Drive.
Further, ACJet will add one daily round-trip flight between Boston and Columbia on 5 January and Comair will begin round-trip flights between Tallahassee and Fort Lauderdale in Florida on 31 January as well as adding daily nonstop round-trip flights between Cincinnati and Raleigh-Durham, NC; Minneapolis-St Paul, Minneapolis; Memphis, Tennessee; Cleveland, Ohio; Huntsville, Alabama; Syracuse, NY; and Norfolk, Virginia on 5 January.