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Gather in the stops

Trading

 strategy in which investors 

Sell

 stocks in 

Order

 to drive prices below a level at which stop orders are known to have been set by others. This triggers more selling, which in turn sets off more 

Stop order

, accelerating the 

Decline

. In 

Order

 to mitigate the effects of such a feedback loop, 

Exchange

 officials sometimes suspend stop orders.



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10-K

,

1035 exchange

,

52-week low

,

19c3 stock

,

Adjustable rate

,

Accrual of discount

,

American Stock Exchange

,

Amortization of premium

,

Asked price

,

Asking price

,

At par

,

All or any part

,

Alternative order

,

At best

,

At call

,

Automated Order Entry System

,

Adjustable rate preferred stock

,

Adjusted futures price

,

At risk

,

Abstract of title

,

Action to quiet title

,

As is

,

Assignment to creditors

,

Attorney in fact

,

Adjustable Rate Mortgage

,

Advance rate

,

Annual Percentage Rate

,

Applicable federal rate

,

Assignment of mortgage

,

A shares

,

Average price per share

,

Aggregate exercise price

,

At the money

,

Absorption rate

,

Across the board

,

Additional paid-in capital

,

Ad valorem

,

After-hours trading

,

Against the box

,

At the bell

,

At the close

,

At the figure

,

At the full

,

At the market

,

At the opening order

,

Away from the market

,

Accredited investor

,

Angel investor

,

Back pay

,

Below the line

,

Books of final entry

,

Books of original entry

,

Bottom line

,

Burn rate

,

Banking Act of 1933

,

Below par

,

Benchmark interest rate

,

Bid-to-cover ratio

,

Bureau of Public Debt

,

Back office

,

Brought over the wall

,

Buy limit order

,

Buy minus order

,

Buy order

,

Buy stop order

,

Buy the book

,

Back door

,

Back door financing

,

Balance of payments

,

Bank Rate

,

Base interest rate

,

Board of Governors

,

Back months

,

Basis trading

,

Breaking the syndicate

,

Bill of exchange

,

Bill of sale

,

Breach of trust

,

By the book

,

Base rate

,

Blended rate

,

Broker loan rate

,

Back-end load

,

B shares

,

Borrowed stock

,

Back testing

,

Balanced investment strategy

,

Barbell strategy

,

Bullet strategy

,

Back taxes

,

Break-even tax rate

,

Blow-off top

,

Breadth-of-market theory

,

Beat the gun

,

Cost Of Goods Sold

,

Cost of sales

,

Credit order

,

Call price

,

Certificate of Participation

,

Common stock equivalent

,

Conversion parity price

,

Conversion price

,

Coupon rate

,

Current production rate

,

Call money rate

,

Code of procedure

,

Contingency order

,

Contingent order

,

Chicago Mercantile Exchange

,

Capitalization of income

,

Capitalization rate

,

Cap rate

,

Civilian unemployment rate

,

Consumer Price Index

,

Cost of Living Adjustment

,

Cost-of-living index

,

Council of Economic Advisers

,

Cyclical stock

,

Cash price

,

Certificated stock

,

Chasing the market

,

Cheapest to deliver

,

Chicago Board of Trade

,

Commodities Exchange Act

,

Commodities Exchange Center

,

Commodity Exchange

,

Commodity Futures Trading Commission

,

Commodity Trading Advisor

,

Cost-of-living rider

,

Callable stock

,

Certificate of stock

,

Chicago Board Options Exchange

,

Consumer stock

,

Control stock

,

Cost of carry

,

Certificate of title

,

Cancellation of debt

,

Certificate of Claim

,

Closed-end credit

,

Commitment fee

,

Cost of debt capital

,

Cost of funds

,

Credit line

,

Closed-end fund

,

Closed-end investment company

,

C shares

,

Class of options

,

Close to the money

,

Certificate of Occupancy

,

Cash or Deferred Arrangement

,

Calendar effect

,

Class A Shares

,

Class B Shares

,

Crash of 1929

,

Crash of 1987

,

Coefficient of determination

,

Certificate of delivery

,

Close a position

,

Closing price

,

Cornering the market

,

Curbs in

,

Deposit in transit

,

Date of issue

,

Date of payment

,

Dollar price

,

Day order

,

Designated Order Turnaround

,

Discretionary order

,

Division of Enforcement

,

Division of Investment Management

,

Division of Market Regulation

,

Date of record

,

Dividend in arrears

,

Dividend rate

,

Desk (the)

,

Discount rate

,

Division of labor

,

Durable goods orders

,

Daily trading limit

,

Delivery price

,

Deal stock

,

Defensive stock

,

Distribution stock

,

Donated stock

,

De-escalation clause

,

De facto

,

Durable Power of Attorney

,

Date of maturity

,

Debtor in possession

,

Debtor-in-possession financing

,

Deed of Release

,

Deed of Trust

,

Discharge of bankruptcy

,

Discharge of lien

,

Deep in the money

,

Deep out of the money

,

Deed of Surrender

,

Department of Housing and Urban Development

,

Dirty stock

,

Defensive investment strategy

,

Dogs of the Dow

,

Double top

,

Double top breakout

,

Daily low

,

Decline

,

Depth of market

,

Effective annual interest rate

,

Eurodollar certificate of deposit

,

Escrowed to maturity

,

Exchange

,

Ex-legal

,

Either-or order

,

Exchange seat

,

Exchange rate

,

Economic growth rate

,

E-mini

,

Exchange against actuals

,

Exchange for futures

,

Exchange for physical

,

Exchange of spot

,

Exchange versus cash

,

Ex-pit transaction

,

Experience rating

,

Effective tax rate

,

Employee Stock Purchase Plan

,

Employee stock repurchase agreement

,

Ex-all

,

Exchange ratio

,

Exit strategy

,

Exchange fund

,

Exchange privilege

,

Exit fee

,

Exchange-traded option

,

Expiration time

,

Ex-warrants

,

Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974

,

Ex-rights

,

Ex-rights date

,

Exchange distribution

,

First In First Out

,

Flight to quality

,

Floating-rate bond

,

Flow of funds

,

Full price

,

Fill or kill

,

Front-ending an order

,

Floating exchange rate

,

Foreign exchange

,

Foreign exchange rate

,

Forward exchange rate

,

Forward P/E

,

Factors of production

,

Favorable balance of trade

,

Federal Reserve Discount Rate

,

Free market price

,

Forward price

,

Futures price

,

Fee-for-service

,

Front-end load

,

First preferred stock

,

Form 8-K

,

Form S-1

,

Full stock

,

Fixed rate

,

Fixed-rate loan

,

Fixed-Rate Mortgage

,

Floating rate

,

Forward interest rate

,

Forward Rate Agreement

,

Family of funds

,

Fund of funds

,

Free right of exchange

,

Growth stock

,

G-7

,

GDP implicit price deflator

,

G-8

,

Growth strategy

,

Gather in the stops

,

Hart-Scott-Rodino Act of 1976

,

Hit the bid

,

House of issue

,

Hang Seng Index

,

High-tech stock

,

Holder in due course

,

Hang out loan

,

Home equity line of credit

,

High-low index

,

Hammering the market

,

Held at the opening

,

Historical trading range

,

Holding the market

,

Horizontal price movement

,

In escrow

,

Interest rate collar

,

Interest rate risk

,

Interest rate swap

,

In-house

,

Investment Advisor Act of 1940

,

Investment Company Act of 1940

,

Income stock

,

In line

,

Inflation rate

,

Interest rate futures

,

Interbank Rate

,

Insider trading

,

Insider Trading sanctions Act of 1984

,

Internal Rate of Return

,

Investor relations

,

Indication of interest

,

In intestacy

,

Interest rate

,

Interest rate cap

,

Interest rate ceiling

,

Interest rate floor

,

In play

,

In-process research and development

,

Interest rate option

,

I/O strip

,

In-service withdrawal

,

Imbalance of orders

,

In and out

,

Individual investor

,

Institutional investor

,

In sympathy

,

Intermarket Trading System

,

In the tank

,

Jumping the gun

,

January Effect

,

Joint Stock Company

,

Killer bee

,

Know Your Customer

,

Last In First Out

,

Lender of last resort

,

Law of one price

,

Lending at a rate

,

Limit-on-close order

,

Limit order

,

Limit order book

,

Limit order information system

,

Limit price

,

Law of demand

,

Law of supply

,

Last trading day

,

London International Financial Futures and Options Exchange

,

London Inter-Bank Offer Rate

,

Level premium insurance

,

Level term insurance

,

Loan stock

,

Letter of comment

,

Line of credit

,

Loan-to-cost

,

Loan-to-value

,

Lock-in

,

Level load

,

Leading the market

,

Ladder strategy

,

Like-kind exchange

,

Locked in

,

Long-term gain or loss

,

Level I quotes

,

Level II quotes

,

Level III quotes

,

Low

,

Money order

,

Market conversion price

,

Matrix trading

,

Maintenance fee

,

Make a market

,

Margin rate

,

Market if touched order

,

Market on close order

,

Market order

,

Mark-to-market

,

Medium of exchange

,

Marginal propensity to consume

,

Marginable stock

,

Mezzanine level

,

Market rate

,

Money at call

,

Mortgage rate

,

Morningstar Rating System

,

Mill rate

,

Matching orders

,

Maximum price fluctuation

,

Negotiable certificate of deposit

,

Negotiable Order of Withdrawal

,

NOW

,

New York Stock Exchange

,

Nominal rate

,

Notice of Sale

,

National Association of Securities Dealers

,

National Association of Securities Dealers Automated Quotations system

,

No limit order

,

No quote

,

New York Futures Exchange

,

No-Fault

,

Nonvoting stock

,

No-Action Letter

,

No-lien affidavit

,

Notice of Default

,

No-load

,

Non-qualified stock option

,

Non-statutory stock option

,

National Association of Real Estate Investment Trusts

,

No-load stock

,

Net change

,

No book

,

Nonaccredited investor

,

Off-balance-sheet financing

,

Off the books

,

One time charge

,

Other current assets

,

Other long term liabilities

,

Office of Thrift Supervision

,

Offering price

,

Out-of-favor

,

Over-the-Counter

,

Off-floor order

,

On-floor order

,

Open order

,

Or better

,

Order

,

Order flow

,

Order ticket

,

Other income

,

Operating rate

,

Optionable stock

,

Original issue stock

,

Opinion of title

,

On-the-spot loan

,

Open-end credit

,

Open-end mortgage

,

Origination fee

,

Open-end fund

,

Open-end management company

,

Option price

,

Options Prices Reporting Authority

,

Out of the money

,

Open-end lease

,

Own

,

October Effect

,

Odd lot buy/sell ratio

,

Off-board

,

On the opening

,

Option exchange

,

Order book official

,

Order imbalance

,

Pooling of interests

,

Pass-through coupon rate

,

Payment-in-kind security

,

Preliminary official statement

,

Price Value of a Basis Point

,

Payment for order flow

,

Plow back

,

Preferred stock

,

Prior preferred stock

,

P&L

,

Price index

,

Producer Price Index

,

Parity price

,

Price limit

,

Public offering price

,

Power of Attorney

,

Prime rate

,

Prioritization of debt

,

Prime rate fund

,

Price spread

,

Paid-in capital

,

Paid-in surplus

,

Passive investor

,

Percent held by institutions

,

Private Investment in Public Equity

,

Preservation of capital

,

Program trading

,

Painting the tape

,

Paper trading

,

Price range

,

Price-weighted index

,

Primary exchange

,

Qualified institutional investor

,

Quick turn

,

Retention rate

,

Return of capital

,

Run rate

,

Real interest rate

,

Rate covenant

,

Rating

,

Rating service

,

Redemption price

,

Reading the tape

,

Real-time trade reporting

,

Regulation D

,

Regulation G

,

Regulation T

,

Regulation U

,

Round of funding

,

Rules of Fair Practice

,

Rate of exchange

,

Reciprocal of European terms

,

Real economic growth rate

,

Retail Price Index

,

Round turn

,

Restricted stock

,

Regulation A

,

Right of first refusal

,

Right of rescission

,

Right to Know

,

Rate-improvement

,

Rate lock

,

Renegotiable rate

,

Revolving line of credit

,

Right of recourse

,

Rule of 78

,

Redemption fee

,

Right of redemption

,

Retirement Equity Act of 1984

,

Risk/return trade-off

,

Rate of return

,

Real rate of return

,

Real-time

,

Regional exchange

,

Retail investor

,

Selling, General and Administrative Expenses

,

SG&A

,

Straight line depreciation

,

Sales fee

,

Sight letter of credit

,

S&L

,

Stock association

,

Stop payment

,

Securities and Exchange Commission

,

Sell

,

Selling flat

,

Series EE bond

,

Split rating

,

Spot rate

,

Stock buyback

,

SEC fee

,

Securities Investor Protection Corporation

,

Segregation of securities

,

Selling group

,

Sell limit order

,

Sell order

,

Sell plus

,

Sell-side analyst

,

Sell the book

,

Significant order

,

Small Order Execution System

,

Split order

,

Stock loan

,

Stop-limit order

,

Stop-loss

,

Stop order

,

Stop price

,

Second preferred stock

,

Stock dividend

,

Savings rate

,

Standard of living

,

Swap rate

,

Selling hedge

,

Settlement price

,

Single stock futures

,

Spot price

,

Spot trading

,

Second-to-die insurance

,

Stock life insurance company

,

Secondary stock

,

Stock bonus plan

,

Stock certificate

,

Stock Clearing Corporation

,

Stock consolidation

,

Stock exchange

,

Stock index

,

Stock market

,

Stock option

,

Stock option plan

,

Stock power

,

Stock screening

,

Stock swap

,

Stock symbol

,

Stock ticker

,

Subscription price

,

Statute of Limitations

,

Satisfaction of debt

,

Start rate

,

Staggered board of directors

,

Stock fund

,

Selling the spread

,

Synthetic stock

,

Share price

,

Split-adjusted price

,

Stock list

,

Story stock

,

Selling short

,

Selling short against the box

,

Shorting against the box

,

Structured portfolio strategy

,

S Corporation

,

Short-term gain or loss

,

Standard mileage rate

,

Subchapter M

,

Subchapter S Corporation

,

Scale order

,

Schedule C

,

Securities Act of 1933

,

Securities Acts Amendments of 1975

,

Securities Exchange Act of 1934

,

Seek a market

,

Small investor

,

Sophisticated investor

,

S&P phenomenon

,

Stop and reverse

,

Suspended trading

,

Times interest earned

,

Top line

,

Time deposit

,

Time draft

,

T-Bill

,

Term to maturity

,

Trading

,

Take a position

,

Time order

,

Trading authorization

,

Trailing P/E

,

Trading range

,

Treasury Stock

,

Tenancy by the entirety

,

Teaser rate

,

Time note

,

Truth in Lending

,

Time spread

,

Tenancy at will

,

Time-sharing

,

Top hat plan

,

The Street

,

Time stop

,

Timing the market

,

Top-down

,

Taxpayer Relief Act of 1997

,

Tax Reform Act of 1986

,

Tax Reform Act of 1993

,

Trading profit

,

Top

,

Top out

,

Trading Index

,

Take a bath

,

Target price

,

Trading costs

,

Trading curb

,

Trading floor

,

Trading halt

,

Trading session

,

Trading volume

,

Trigger

,

U.S. Government Agency Security

,

U.S. Savings Bond

,

U.S. Treasury

,

U.S. Treasury Bill

,

U.S. Treasury Bond

,

U.S. Treasury Note

,

U.S. Treasury Securities

,

Unlisted trading

,

Unemployment rate

,

Unit of trade

,

Unit of trading

,

Variable rate

,

Value stock

,

Vetoing stock

,

Voting stock

,

Vertical line charting

,

Wrap fee

,

Wage price spiral

,

Waiver of premium

,

Watered stock

,

Widow-and-orphan stock

,

W-2 Form

,

W formation

,

X or XD

,

Year-To-Date

,

Yield to call

,

Yield to maturity

,

Yield to worst

,

Y shares


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