minimum price fluctuation

The smallest allowable increment of price movement for a contract. Chicago Board of Trade glossary
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The smallest allowable fluctuation in a futures price or futures option premium. The CENTER ONLINE Futures Glossary
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Smallest increment of price movement possible in trading a given contract. Also called point or tick. Bloomberg Financial Dictionary
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The smallest increment of price movement possible in trading a given contract, often referred to as a tick. The minimum unit by which the price of a commodity can fluctuate, as established by the Exchange. Chicago Mercantile Exchange Glossary
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The smallest increment of market price movement possible in a given futures contract. Exchange Handbook Glossary

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