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Flash

Value of a security displayed, or flashed across the tape, when the tape display cannot keep up with volume on an exchange and lags the current price by more than approximately five minutes.

Flash

When the tape is late by more than five minutes, the current price of a security that periodically displays, or "flashes," on the ticker. This interrupts the delayed prices and keeps investors abreast of where the current price is even if they do not know how it arrived there. The flash price displays every five or 10 minutes.
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He added that the world is becoming more and more vulgar and it's "obscene" to him how poor girls would "bleed their veins" to carry flashy bags and that he just can't stand it.
Sir Mark Prescott's Confidential Lady finished an excellent second to Speciosa in the British equivalent, while the Mick Channon-trained Flashy Wings was a disappointing 11th of the 13 runners.
Sir Mark Prescott's Confidential Lady finished an excellent second to Speciosa over the Rowley Mile, while the Mick Channon-trained Flashy Wings was a disappointing 11th of the 13 runners.
Isn't flashy recognition often a sign that says, "Don't eat me because I am poisonous"?
And the ground the Irishman pinched at that point proved decisive as the game filly held off the late challenges of Wake Up Maggie and favourite Flashy Wings by a neck and the same.
EVERYONE deserves a second chance and after her surprising recent defeat Flashy Wings can make amends in the Sky Bet Cheveley Park Stakes at Newmarket.
FLASHY WINGS is likely to head to Newmarket next month after justifying odds-on favouritism in the Jaguar Cars Lowther Stakes at York.
Whiskey soaked psychedelic leads, flashy rhythms and hard drumming.
Scientists have discovered that some spiders' flashy attempts at attracting a mate aren't just eye-catching, they're also ground-shaking.
Yet the kind of incremental improvements that drive so much real progress aren't as exciting to many environmentalists--and presidents--as flashy silver-bullet solutions.
Even though I am a lover of flashy vehicles (my dream car is the BMW 745Li), I'm thinking that an article that features people who are willing to invest up $100,000 on some thing that depreciates in value (and on things that will probably be used for only a fraction of the life of the vehicle) is ill-placed in a magazine that contains the Declaration of Financial Empowerment.
Though not outwardly flashy or virtuosic, these pieces are well suited to developing or showcasing a diverse and rich tonal palate.