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Box

The actual physical location at a brokerage house or bank where securities or other documents are stored for safekeeping. Alternatively, a quotation machine or battery march. Also known as 'the cage.'

Box

The physical location where a brokerage keeps securities being held as collateral on loans. Boxes are used for collateral on margin accounts and other transactions. A box is also called an open box. See also: Free box.

box

The physical location in which brokerage firms and banks place securities for safekeeping. See also free box, open box.
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NOTE: GRADE BASED ON FINANCIAL OUTLOOK; BOX OFFICE BASED ON GLOBAL CUME TO DATE N MILLIONS OF DOLLARS; BUDGET BASED ON ESTIMATED PRODUCTION COST
Why he's powerful: This comic genius has become one of Hollywood's most bankable performers: his 19 films have earned close to $1 billion in gross box office receipts.
Box Office Analyst spies a domestic box office gross of approximately $90 million for the TOTAL RECALL reprise.
The performance of Udhayanidhi Stalin's second outing "Idhu Kathirvelan Kadhal" (IKK) has been above average in Tamil Nadu box office.
Meanwhile, Salman and Daisy Shah starrer "Jai Ho" has finished its box office run in India.
The action-packed entertainer, which released on 12 January 2014, has made a rocking business at the box office.
The movie industry is enjoying a solid run, with box office receipts up over 2005 for five weekends in a row and 26 out of the last 32 weekends.
After HBO implemented new marketing strategies (new trailers and posters), video sales exceeded box office revenues by 30%.
EchoStar Communications Corporation (NASDAQ:DISH) and Home Box Office today announced that they have entered into a long-term agreement that provides for the distribution of HBO and Cinemax television services on EchoStar's DISH Network[TM].
Bollywood superhero flick "Krrish 3" landed into controversy after a newspaper reported that the makers of the film have inflated the box office numbers.
So far, it's been a mission impossible, with Tom Cruise's latest film not even cracking the $150 million mark, ``Poseidon'' causing a box office ripple instead of a tidal wave, and the summer's biggest hits ``X-Men: The Last Stand'' and ``The Da Vinci Code'' managing to scratch their way just past $200 million before quickly losing steam.
LOS ANGELES -- In the wake of the highest box office and most profitable year in its history, Fox Filmed Entertainment today announced the promotion of several individuals who have been integrally responsible for much of that success.