round trip

(redirected from roundtrip)
Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Idioms, Encyclopedia.

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.
References in periodicals archive ?
On the Kansai-Fukuoka route, the number of daily roundtrips will rise from three to four from Feb.
JAMAICA - Starfish Trelawney Beach & Fun Resort - from $397pp(1) - Includes 4 days/3 nights, Roundtrip Air + Transfers from Miami.
Includes 3 nights, roundtrip air from New York + Golf package
Silver elite is awarded for booking three roundtrips in First or Envoy Class; Gold is earned after six roundtrips.
Publishing software developer Easypress Technologies is offering a public beta version of its Atomik Roundtrip software.
BERMUDA - Grotto Bay Beach Resort - from $687pp((a)) - Includes 3 nights + roundtrip air from New York.
The new schedule, which becomes effective on 6 April, will have two nonstop roundtrip flights between Eureka/Arcata and Los Angeles, removing one stop in both directions.
Northwest WorldPerks members can earn up to 10,000 bonus miles for roundtrip Northwest/KLM flights between Newark or JFK and Amsterdam.
TELECOMWORLDWIRE-14 October 2002-Easypress offers beta version of Atomik Roundtrip (C)1994-2002 M2 COMMUNICATIONS LTD http://www.
Worldwide Computer Products News-11 September 2002-Atomik Roundtrip 1.
TAMPA - Embassy Suites/Busch Gardens - from $479pp(a) - Includes 3 nights, roundtrip air and breakfast.
Cairo from pounds 423 roundtrip; Tunis from pounds 272 roundtrip; Alexandria from pounds 473 roundtrip; Casablanca from pounds 313 roundtrip; Algiers from pounds 386 roundtrip; Malta from pounds 226 roundtrip; Barcelona from pounds 217 roundtrip; Madrid from pounds 210 roundtrip; Valencia from pounds 217 roundtrip.