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Round Trip

In futures and equities, to take a position and then later to close it. For example, an investor who buys a futures contract and then sells it and an investor who short sells a contract and then covers it are both round tripping. The practice is also called a round turn.

round trip

The purchase and sale of the same security. Some brokerage firms offer a discounted commission if a round trip is completed within a certain length of time. Also called round turn.
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Alaska Airlines' proposed schedule in the first year of operations would include 14 weekly round-trip flights to Las Vegas, Honolulu and Maui, Hawaii, using Boeing (NYSE: BA) 737-800 jet aircraft.
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Passengers purchasing one round-trip transatlantic Lufthansa ticket during this special promotion may obtain a certificate entitling them to a free round-trip coach ticket good for travel anywhere in the continental U.
22, 1998--This Sunday, October 25, the Capitol Corridor Intercity Rail Service will inaugurate a fifth round-trip train between Oakland and Sacramento to accommodate early travelers to the state Capitol and a mid-afternoon return to the Bay Area.
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