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Position

A market commitment; the number of contracts bought or sold for which no offsetting transaction has been entered into. The buyer of a commodity is said to have a long position, and the seller of a commodity is said to have a short position. Related: Open contracts.

Position

The state of owning or owing a security or other asset. One has a long position when one owns something, while one has a short position when something is sold, especially sold short. See also: Close a position.

position

The ownership status of a person's or an institution's investments. For example, a person may own 500 shares of Sun Microsystems, 350 shares of Boeing, and a $10,000 principal amount of 9% bonds due in 2001. See also long position, short position.

position

To buy or sell securities in order to establish a net long or a net short position. Also called take a position.
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Ayesha Khalid stood first with 1043 marks; Fizza Ahsan scored second position with 1039 marks while Fariaa Faheem scored third position with 1034 marks.
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In Science Group among Boys above four candidates got top three positions. In Science Group among girls, Semil Saleem D/O Mohammad Saleem Roll No 132327 of The Punjab High School Johar Town got first position by securing 1083/1100 marks, Ramsha Tahir D/O Ghulam Nabi Tahir of DPS Girls Model Town Roll No 133250 won second position by securing 1082/1100 marks while Sajal Tariq D/O Mohammad Tariq Roll No 148523 of Jinnah Grammar Secondary School Shadbagh Lahore won third position by securing 1079 marks.
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Habibullah attained the first position. In Class IV, Mohammad Sharjeel got the third position while Eman Shahid stood second.
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Africa's top 20 countries are as follows: Ivory Coast stayed top in the African rankings (13th world position), followed by Ghana (33rd world position), Egypt(34th world position), Burkina Faso(37th world position), Nigeria (41st world position), Senegal (43rd world position), South Africa(47th world position), Cameroon (48th world position), Algeria (51st world position), Tunisia(57th world position), Gabon (60th world position), Morocco(63rd world position), Libya (63rd world position), Guinea (66th world position), Malawi (71st world position), Zambia (72 world position), Botswana(74 world position), Uganda (77 world position), Mali (78 world position) and Cape Verde Islands (81 world position).
Swing the weight back to standing original position above head and repeat.