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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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plans to expand its domestic services to 17 roundtrips per day across five routes by this winter, from the present 11 roundtrips on four routes, according to the company.
Lastly, up to 21 roundtrip flights will be operated by Porter each day between Ottawa and Toronto, an increase from the carrier's previous peak of 19.
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Northwest WorldPerks members can earn up to 10,000 bonus miles for roundtrip Northwest/KLM flights between Newark or JFK and Amsterdam.
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For high volume throughput testing, in which five million messages were generated in total, Chi-X maintained an average roundtrip latency of 18 milliseconds while handling 16,000 messages per second.
The new schedule, which becomes effective on 6 April, will have two nonstop roundtrip flights between Eureka/Arcata and Los Angeles, removing one stop in both directions.
Members earn 15,000 points for every roundtrip flight.