close a position

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Close a position

In the context of general equities, eliminate an investment from one's portfolio, by either selling a long position or covering a short position.

Close a Position

To end an investment; to change from a long position to a short position or vice versa. A long position is ownership of a security or option, while a short position is debt. Thus, to close a long position is to sell a security or option and to close a short position is to buy out the debt.

close a position

To eliminate an investment position. The most common way to close a position is to sell a security that is owned. An investor might also close a position by purchasing stock to replace shares borrowed for a short sale.
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In the patent, Apple describes a foldable housing having a flexible portion"wherein the flexible portion flexes to allow the foldable housing to move between open and closed positions; and a foldable display mounted to the foldable housing, wherein the foldable display has first and second display portions separated by a third display portion, wherein the third display portion overlaps the flexible portion of the housing, wherein the first and second display portions face towards each other when the foldable housing is in the closed position, wherein the first and second display portions face away from each other when the foldable housing is in the open position, and wherein the flexible portion of the housing comprises fabric."
Figures released by National Clearing Company showed minor outflows and lack of trading interest from institutions except for mutual funds that closed positions with sale of shares worth $3.6m.
I began by creating a 3D rendering of the book stand, showing both the open and closed positions. Designing the scale of the piece was fairly simple since all the dimensions were pretty much based on the size of a trade paperback or hardcover book.
Interlocks on handwheel-operated valves, however, usually require several full revolutions between the locked open and locked closed positions. Because of this, handwheel operated interlocks need to be able to 'count' the number of handwheel turns in order to release keys in the required open and/or closed positions.
Because of this, handwheel operated interlocks need to be able to 'count' the number of handwheel turns in order to release keys in the required open and/or closed positions. Similarly, with gate and globe valves, the closed position can vary through the effects of valve seat wear.
This enables to flexibly close positions, set stop and limit orders, and provides users with a customisable display of all open and closed positions. A heatmap visualisation gives them an additional instant overview of the performance of their positions.
Canola market open interest slipped 6 percent to 183,177 on March 16 from March 2 as investors closed positions to avoid uncertainty.
Dubai's index fell 3.9 percent to 1,878 points on Tuesday, led by property-related stocks because investors closed positions after major declines in international markets, reports Reuters .
The manual-operated wing head style offers a detent in both the open and closed positions, providing a positive indication of opened/closed status.
Braytonspaces' Serene sleep chair is easy to operate from the open to closed positions with one smooth motion.
The Copar unit is available in single-acting or double-acting design, both providing the force necessary to operate process control ball, butterfly, and throttle-type valves, not only to their fully open or closed positions, but also to intermediate positions by means of closed-loop positioning technology.