Sell limit order

Conditional trading order that indicates that a, security may be sold at the designated price or higher. Related: buy limit order. The New York Times Financial Glossary

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sell limit order UK US noun [C] STOCK MARKET
an instruction to a broker to sell a particular amount of shares, bonds, etc. at or below a particular price
Compare BUY LIMIT ORDER(Cf. ↑buy limit order)

Financial and business terms. 2012.

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