(redirected from metre)
Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Medical, Legal, Acronyms, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.


Fifth letter of a NASDAQ stock symbol specifying that the issue is the company's fourth class of preferred shares.


1. A symbol (M) indicating that a bond has matured. It is used most often on transaction tables in a newspaper.

2. A symbol (M) indicating that the dividend on a stock has been reduced by a certain amount. It is used most often on transaction tables in a newspaper.

3. A symbol (m) indicating that the closing price of a security is lower than the closing price of the previous trading day.

4. A symbol (m) indicating the percentage by which the net asset value per share of a closed-end investment company exceeds its share price.

5. A symbol for 1,000.


1. Used in bond transaction tables in newspapers to indicate a bond that has matured and is no longer drawing interest: Cuba 4 1/2 77m.
2. Used in the dividend column of stock transaction tables of newspapers to indicate an annual dividend rate that is reduced on the last declaration date: .20m.
References in periodicals archive ?
Serrinha - 35 metre wide zone extending approximately 575 metres along strike hosting 1 vein which contain 8 higher grade intersections at an average thickness of 1.
The objectives of the recommended program are to increase the drill hole density to 50 metre spacing; to upgrade the inferred mineral resources to indicated; and to better outline the higher grade zones described above.
Also reported here for the first time are silver results from drill hole KD-30, located 100 metres south of KD-37.
Reverse circulation drill hole LCP-155 located approximately 30 metres north of drill holes LCD-24 and LCD-62, intersected 6 metres at a grade of 1.
8 metres that has defined the MQV and several conjugated gold mineralized quartz veins along 1.
These holes on the QK Zone cover an 800 metre strike length with mineralization open in both directions.
Hole number MR1-04-45 had been drilled form the axis of the fold to a depth of 320 metres in 2004 where it was suspended due to the lack of water for drilling.
An induced polarisation and resistivity survey using a multi-separation pole-dipole array with an estimated depth of penetration of 300 metres is in progress along the entire 3,000 metres of the exposed zone, extending beneath the younger volcanic cover, by the Peruvian subsidiary of Val d'Or Geophysics.
The Ansil Deposit was located at depths of 1200 to 1500 metres and mined between 1989 and 1993 when copper and gold prices were significantly lower than the current metal prices.
Recently-completed hole EGD006, collared on Entree's Lookout Hill, five metres north of the Oyu Tolgoi boundary, intersected 258 metres grading 2.
Ultramafic Series (harzburgite, bronzitite), averaging 2,000 metres in thickness and hosting chromite and Nickel-Copper sulphide mineralization (Camp zone), both of which carry PGE's mineralization; this series also hosts the Volatile Enriched Zone (VEZ) consisting of pegmatoidal ultramafic rocks,some of which contain significant PGE; , and the
The anomalous Epic gold target area occurs over a surface area of approximately 500 by 500 metres and is located in the northwest region of the Panorama Ridge property.