open position

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Open position

A net long or short position whose value will change with a change in prices.
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Open Position

Any position that has not been closed. For example, an open long position is the state in which an investor owns a security and has not sold it.
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open position

An option or futures contract that has been bought or sold and that has not yet been offset or settled through delivery.
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No candidates filed for three open positions on the Blachly School Board.
Make sure the valve is in the open position when performing this task.
Whether you are searching for a great job or trying to find candidates for your open position, ACTE Job Bank is a valuable tool.
By the time you read this column, we hope to have filled our three open positions. (Please check our website for updates.) Even with three openings, TEI's current staff has more than 140 years of experience with the Institute.
Its contoured seat and interior have been expanded to accommodate larger residents, and the wide door swings to a full open position for easy transter or assisted transfer when needed.
On the front side, a sliding lens cover sporting the Cybershot brand name subtly etched into it, protects the lens, flash and range finder when in the closed position and even enhances the smart, minimalist design in the open position. Sony has even gone to the lengths of developing a brand new, extra slim rechargeable lithium ion battery to keep the dimensions down, and there's a Memory Stick Duo slot on board for all your storage needs.
The patent-pending Ultra Lock system becomes the strongest integral component on the knife when the blade is in the open position. Crafted from AUS 8 stainless steel, the Recon 1 is available in five blade configurations: clip point with plain edge or half serrated edge, Tanto point with plain edge or half serrated edge and spear point with half serrated edge.
In open position you have pressure gauge indication and process control.
LeClair, a resource consultant at Levert, says more companies are "willing to pay an extra premium" to forego the hassle of advertising an open position, setting up interviews and filling out extra paperwork and paying the employer taxes, payroll deductions and other contributions for temporary employees.
It is important to drive the left foot through to the front of the ring and to ground it as quickly as possible in a slightly open position.
To maintain an overall open position in all foreign currencies not exceeding $25.0 billion.
The 108-year-old Portal Bridge became stuck Tuesday night in the open position, halting New Jersey Transit trains.The 108-year-old Portal Bridge became stuck Tuesday night in the open position, halting New Jersey Transit trains.