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Tout

To promote a security in order to attract buyers.

Tout

To strongly encourage investors to buy a particular security. Touting usually comes from someone with a strong interest in seeing the security's price rise, such as a large shareholder, a public relations firm, or even the issuing company itself. To tout is illegal in some circumstances, notably around the date of registration with the SEC.

tout

To foster interest in a particular company or security. For example, a broker might tout a security to a client in the hope that the client will purchase the security.
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now include straight flute touter bits, scoring saw blades and rabbeting cutters.
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While the company purchased a variety of tools in 2007, including a vacuum system, edgebander, touters and hand tools, Lilienthal credits his employees' dedication for the company's growth.
The Starrett DataSure system consists of three elements: miniature radios (end nodes) that connect to the data output ports of electronic tools, a gateway that connects to a PC via the USB or serial port, and signal touters which greatly extend the system range in increments of 100 feet (30m) each and that can be configured to create the mesh architecture.
The second was favorable tax treatment for the use of IPv6-ready touters.
Because of the type of touters and network infrastructure in place, investigators were also able to capture what is called "Netflow" data, which documented very detailed internal systems processes.
Virtela manages two of Filtrona Extrusion's Cisco routers located in Atlanta and Tacoma, and also owns and manages the touters at all other manufacturing locations.
As a result, they can only protect the touters and switches at the "network core," while equipment at the edge and in remote offices remain vulnerable to the next regional or local calamity.