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Tip

Information given by one trader to another, which is used in making buy or sell decisions but is not available to the general public.

Tip

1. Information on a security, company, or anything else provided by one investor or trader to another that is not available to the general public, that can produce significant profits if it proves to be accurate. See also: Inside information.

2. See: Gratuity.

tip

Information unavailable to the general public that, if accurate, could produce extraordinary profits for an investor who acts on it in a security transaction.
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BEFORE: Jannine Barnett tipped the scales at 17st 13lb last year
THIS pike from Loch Awe tipped the scales at 35lb and took Bonnybridge angler Ricky Lapsley 30 minutes to land.
WIDE AWAKE: Baby Evie Jamison tipped the scales at 7lb 3oz when she was born on September 10 to proud mum Joanne from Middlesbrough.
It's a wink (and maybe a one-finger salute) to publications that caused her some misery over the past couple of years, printing unflattering photos with headlines saying she tipped the scales at 320 when she swears her peak was 207.
The rest come from the genus Karanisia, an ancient loris that tipped the scales at an estimated 2/3 pound.
His catch at Ranny Pool tipped the scales at 12lb 9oz and made James an easy winner.
I WARNED the missus this week that she's putting on far too much weight but she insists she tipped the scales at nine stone.
As negotiations neared conclusion, the early retiree medical portion of the retirement benefits tipped the scales.
Not since I borrowed my Dad's best shirt to shake my thing in the old State club have I tipped the scales as light as I did at yesterday's check weigh-in and pre-race fitting.
The grayling, which tipped the scales at 2lb 5oz, was caught on a trotting rod, centre pin reel, an Avon float, 3lb main line and 2lb line to a size 18 hook baited with maggots.
A 4,500-SF home in west Little Rock's Chenal Valley neighborhood tipped the scales at $650,000.
What tipped the scales toward passage was the revelation that not one congressional opponent of the program was willing to enroll his children in Washington's public schools, with the vast majority of those kids sent to private schools.