zero-plus tick

Used for listed equity securities. transaction at the same price as the preceding trade, but higher than the preceding trade at a different price. Antithesis of zero-minus tick. Bloomberg Financial Dictionary
See: short sale. Bloomberg Financial Dictionary

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  • zero plus tick — UK US noun [S] (also zero uptick) STOCK MARKET ► the trading of a share, etc. at the same price as the previous time it traded, but for more than when it was last traded at a lower price: »Short sales can be made only on a zero plus tick. →… …   Financial and business terms

  • Zero Plus Tick — A security trade that is executed at the same price as the preceding trade but at a higher price than the last trade of a different price. For more than 70 years there was an uptick rule as established by the U.S. Securities and Exchange… …   Investment dictionary

  • zero-minus tick — Sale that takes place at the same price as the previous sale, but at a lower price than the last different price. Antithesis of zero plus tick. Bloomberg Financial Dictionary …   Financial and business terms

  • plus tick — Used in the context of general equities. trade occurring at a price higher than the previous sale. uptick. Antithesis of minus tick. Bloomberg Financial Dictionary See: short sale. Bloomberg Financial Dictionary * * * plus tick UK US noun [C,… …   Financial and business terms

  • Plus Tick — A price designation referring to the trading of a security at a price higher than the previous sale price for the same security. Also known as an uptick . There are several rules regarding the tick status of a security which affect the type of… …   Investment dictionary

  • Tick — Refers to the minimum change in price a security can have, either up or down. Related: point. The New York Times Financial Glossary * * * ▪ I. tick tick 1 [tɪk] noun [countable] 1. a mark that you put next to an answer to show that it is correct… …   Financial and business terms

  • tick — The smallest allowable increment of price movement for a contract. Chicago Board of Trade glossary The minimum allowable price fluctuation (up or down) for a futures contract. Different contracts have different size ticks. Ticks can be stated in… …   Financial and business terms

  • Zero uptick — Related: tick test rules. The New York Times Financial Glossary * * * zero uptick UK US noun [S] STOCK MARKET ► ZERO PLUS TICK(Cf. ↑zero plus tick) …   Financial and business terms

  • zero uptick — Related: tick test rules * * * zero uptick UK US noun [S] STOCK MARKET ► ZERO PLUS TICK(Cf. ↑zero plus tick) …   Financial and business terms

  • Plus — Dealers in government bonds normally give price quotes in 32nds. To quote a bid or offer in 64ths, they use pluses; a dealer who bids 4+ is bidding the handle plus 4/32 + 1/64, which equals the handle plus 9/64. The New York Times Financial… …   Financial and business terms

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