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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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Both steam and diesel engines (Shays, Moguls) run this 32-mile, 3-1/2-hour round trip into the high meadows of the Heber Valley, and past a waterfall to Vivian Park.
Lot 6: Fort-de-France - Commons between 27 and 35 km Trinity, Fonds-Saint-Denis, Morne-Rouge, Diamond, Saint-Pierre, Rivire-Pilote, Sainte-Luce, Sainte-Marie, Vauclin (round trip )
Last week, Japan Airlines (JAL) announced a discount fare of 73,000 yen for Tokyo-Los Angeles round trips for passengers buying tickets 42 days in advance.
Introductory round trip fares are offered from Istanbul to Malta starting from 99 Euros (including taxes and fees).
According to the carrier, three additional daily round trips between San Juan and St.
American Eagle has also launched a daily round trip service between New York LaGuardia and Jacksonville, Fla., and two daily round trips between Raleigh/Durham and Columbus, Ohio, each using a 37 seat Embraer 135 regional jet.
The offer is available on round trips from the US to London, UK immediately and through to 30 April 2005.
Now Delta Air Lines, Northwest Airlines, ATA Airways and Midwest Airlines have all added USD10 to round trip domestic fares, although Northwest has not added the USD10 to full-price fares.
The service's seven daily round trip flights will be operated by Delta Connection carrier Atlantic Southeast Airlines (ASA) and will replace the current turboprop service.
To celebrate the occasion, the airline is giving away 30 pairs of round trip tickets during the 30-day period between 1 and 30 July 2004.
The new service will be operated by Atlantic Coast Airlines (ACA), which will run three daily round trip flights using the Fairchild 328 regional jet.
Three new routes to Mexico were inaugurated on 2 May: a daily McAllen-Mexico City flight, a twice daily service from San Antonio to Mexico City, and a daily round trip between Houston and Puebla, Continental Airlines' 25th destination in Mexico.