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Order

Instruction to a broker/dealer to buy, sell, deliver, or receive securities or commodities that commits the issuer of the "order" to the terms specified. See: indication, inquiry, bid wanted, offer wanted.

Order

An instruction, especially to a broker, to buy, sell, or conduct some other transaction involving a security or commodity. For example, if a client wishes to buy 100 shares in AT&T, he/she makes an order to a broker to that effect. Orders may take a number of forms. A market order is an order to conduct a transaction at the current market price. A limit order is an order to conduct a transaction at a stated price or better. A stop order is an order to conduct a transaction at the best available price after a certain stated price is reached. Finally, a stop-limit order is a stop order that becomes a limit order when the stated price (known as the stop price) is reached.

order

A customer's instructions to buy or sell securities.
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He turned left but Ord went the wrong way round and a car travelling in the opposite direction mounted the kerb to avoid a crash.
"He deeply regrets what he did." We reported in June how Alexander Ord subjected two women and a schoolgirl to vile attacks while they were asleep and held down and raped a fourth victim in her own home.
When asked by officers what he thought other people, and particularly children, at the holiday park would have thought, Ord replied: "I know, I felt stupid straight away - it's not what you want to see on holiday.
Ord will no doubt look back and laugh if he goes on to register a Warwickshire career as illustrious as his grandfa-ther's.
Dominated by traditional architectural history, its focus was upon built form, rather than the heady stew of politics, bureaucracy, and personalities that Ord serves up.
The buildings, foundations and streets were crushed together to make road base for use in projects on the Fort Ord property and nearby.
Ord was furious when striking firefighters responded to nearby emergencies while on the picket line before Christmas.
The ORD strategy establishes a core group of priorities designated either high, medium, or low, according to their potential to improve childhood risk assessment or otherwise reduce risks to children.
Sir Harry Ord, as first Governor of the new Crown Colony, found himself operating within a changing imperial environment and was, from time to time, in trouble with his Colonial Office masters about a variety of matters both of detail and substance.
EPA expects to invest an additional $1 million annually in laboratory and supporting resources for each of these "endowed chairs," says Erich Bretthauer, who heads the agency's Office of Research and Development (ORD).
Contract awarded for Supply Order For Procurement Of Canopy/Canopy Body/Tarpauline And Canopy (4X4) For 11 Inf Div Ord Unit As Per Rfp No Lp/ Lte/1910008/Ord/2019-20 Dated 27 Apr 2019 Out Of Ord Head During Financial Year 2019-20
Last week, Ben Ord walked free from court after ramming a motorist's car in his mum's convertible then headbutting him.