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stop order

n.
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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stop order

n
(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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stop′ or`der


n.
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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Noun1.stop order - an order to a broker to sell (buy) when the price of a security falls (rises) to a designated level
purchase order, order - a commercial document used to request someone to supply something in return for payment and providing specifications and quantities; "IBM received an order for a hundred computers"
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The stop order will be "provisionally lifted" periodically, White said, "to allow them to do limited sampling," but not for regular operations.
Other less dramatic drawbacks with stop-loss orders include what happens after the stop order is elected.
Stop Order: This becomes a market order when a specified price is reached or passed.
"An explosives-laden car ignored police's stop order for search and was detonated next to the checkpoint at 4:30 pm (1200 GMT) in Khost city," said Baryalay Rawan, a police official for the Khost province.
The AER again ordered the suspension of CSS at the site in July, the third stop order it has made since 2009.
Recommendation: buying FGC UES stocks at 0.11500 rubles per share in order to sell at 0.17000 rubles per share (+47.83%); stop order is at 0.10800 rubles per share (-6.09%); time horizon is 1 month.