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Stag

Speculator who buys and sells stocks to hold for short intervals to make quick profits.

Stag

Informal; an investor who buys a new issue of a security and sells it very quickly in order to make a profit. A stag makes the bet that the price of a new issue will rapidly rise, at least for the first few hours or days. His/her investment philosophy is the exact opposite of a buy and hold strategy.

stag

a person who subscribes for a new SHARE ISSUE by applying for a large number of shares in the hope that the demand for new shares exceeds the number being issued and that this will lead to an increase in the share price when they are first transacted on the STOCK MARKET. Stags are speculators who buy shares to make a quick profit rather than as long-term investors.

stag

a SPECULATOR in fixed-price new SHARE ISSUES who subscribes for large numbers of shares in anticipation of OVERSUBSCRIPTION and a rapid rise in the share price once dealings commence. This enables him to sell his shares for a quick profit.
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Truthfully, had I not blown two golden opportunities, I would have realized my red stag dream several hours before I actually did.
Perhaps that was the reason that eight per cent of men were dumped by their fiancee because of their stag night antics.
The Stag Company can disclose (although it was close with just a mere 5.
For many brides-to-be, the stag night or weekend can be the cause of some anxiety: imagining their groom left stripped naked and tied to a lamp-post somewhere in the middle of the Lake District, or getting so inebriated they accidentally find themselves waking up on a train bound for darkest Devon.
His argument is that all they need is a place to "crash", alcohol, and the other staple of the stag do which I will let you use your imagination for since this is a family paper.
Bag a trophy (without firing a shot) with Debenhams' Dark Red Heritage Stag Bedding Set, from PS50.
uk CEO James Baddiley said: "We have been organising hen and stag events for more than 10 years and we have never had so many groups out at once.
Charlie Rooney, Middlesbrough Council's executive councillor for regeneration, is being recommended next week to approve the conservation area but not to include the Stag.
Hypnotic Stag, the 4-7 favourite, took two lengths out of his field between the first and second bends with a stunning injection of raw speed.
The North Pole expedition has been launched by Last Night of Freedom, a Morpeth-based entertainment company which employs 25 people arranging stag and hen weekends at locations all across Britain and Europe.
A man has been caught on camera whilst being chased by a stag in London's Bushy Park.
A SIX-metre stag created by renowned sculptor Andy Scott has been installed near one of Scotland's most famous lochs.