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Cover

The amount above UNITY of a debt service ratio.

Short Cover

The act of buying a security one has previously sold short in order to close a position. In order to make a profit on a short cover, one must buy the security at a price less than the price at which one sold it. It is also simply called a cover.

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cover

see DIVIDEND COVER, INTEREST COVER.
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The following night Keswick Beer Festival favourites The mOObs will headline the stage covering tracks by The Killers, Kings of Leon and Snow Patrol and reaching back through the years to the 80s and the likes of The Jam, The Police, The Stranglers and U2.
Paddy Walsh, of the Association of Irish Racecourses, said: "We looked very carefully at the possibility of covering tracks, but that's a very expensive exercise and only works to a point.