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Round Trip

In futures and equities, to take a position and then later to close it. For example, an investor who buys a futures contract and then sells it and an investor who short sells a contract and then covers it are both round tripping. The practice is also called a round turn.

round trip

The purchase and sale of the same security. Some brokerage firms offer a discounted commission if a round trip is completed within a certain length of time. Also called round turn.
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Using distance calculations worked out via Google Maps, and based on driving from St James' Park straight to the away venue, Magpies' supporters will cover approximately 9,570 miles if they go on all 23 round trips next season.
The carrier is planning to offer five daily round trips to Tampa, eight daily round trips to Las Vegas, seven daily round trips to Orlando, six daily round trips to Phoenix and four daily round trips to Ft.