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An order to a broker to buy or sell a stock when it reaches a specified level of decline or gain in price.
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(Stock Exchange) stock exchange an instruction to a broker to sell one or more shares when the price offered for them falls below a stipulated level. Also called: stop-loss order
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an order to a broker to buy or sell a security if the market price goes above or below a designated level.
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|Noun||1.||stop order - an order to a broker to sell (buy) when the price of a security falls (rises) to a designated level|
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