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Spike

Order ticket that shows the stock, price, number of shares, type, and account of the order. Origin: Practice of placing the ticket on a metal spike upon execution or cancellation. Spike is also a sudden, drastic increase in a company's share price.

spike

A sudden, short-term change in the price of a security that just as suddenly returns close to its previous level. For example, a stock that has consistently traded in a $10 to $12 per share range may suddenly move to a price of $14 and then return to $12. The sudden rise to the $14 price is a spike.
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The SSM measure Q takes values in [0, 1], with 0 when spike trains are desynchronized and 1 when there is perfect coincidence of spikes.
Along with a first look at the season premiere of "Bar Rescue" (which debuts on Spike TV on October 5), the app features the new episodes from "Ink Master's" highly-compelling new season.
Under-study traits in this research included plant height, fertile tillers number, length of main spike, length of secondary spikes, main spike weight, secondary spike weight, grains number per main spike, number of grains per secondary spikes, grain weight per main spike, grain weight per secondary spikes, 1000 grain weight per main spike, 1000 grain weight per secondary spikes, biological yield, straw yield, harvest index and grain yield.
After every output spike membrane voltage is reset to some refractory value [u.
Glenn Markman of Cushman & Wakefield represented Spike DDB.
If testing is successful, Gulfstream will look for an aircraft on which to install the Quiet Spike to test its effect at reducing sonic booms.
Showcasing another capability of the modified AFM tip, the researchers used voltage pulses to eject droplets of DNA molecules from the spike onto a silicon substrate.
Power problems caused by small surges, spikes and sags in the electricity supply cause 15 times more problems today than viruses," says Bahram Mechanic, CEO of SmartPower Systems Inc.
It's a bit unfair to take bits out of context but towards the end of the book where you look for some kind of conclusion, Roberts writes: 'We might say that the Jetty performs a centennial counter-reenactment here, reenacting not the timelessness and universal product of labour, the Golden Spike, but rather that which the Golden Spike model of history must repress--the duration, extension, and materiality of that labour.
Massood follows up her discussion of the black ghetto chronotope with her discussion of a Brooklyn chronotope in Chapter 4, where she explores the influence of certain of Spike Lee's earlier films, including She's Gotta Have It (1986) and Do the Right Thing (1989), on city representations in hood films of the 1990s.
The Ar spike systems will be used by the USGS to calibrate their mass spectrometric techniques and ultimately measure the Ar concentration in a new preparation of their monitor mineral MMhb-2, which is a reference standard used for calibration and inter-laboratory comparisons.