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Trading halt

A temporary stoppage of trading, usually for 30 minutes, in a particular security for a specific reason, such as a pending news announcement or an 

Order

 imbalance. During a 

Trading

 halt, 

Open

 orders may still be canceled and options may still be exercised. also called 

Suspended trading

.



Related Terms: 17

Balance

,

Call

,

Cancel

,

ECU

,

ECI

,

Exercise

,

Open order

,

Order

,

Option

,

Open

,

Order imbalance

,

Ring

,

SEC

,

Suspended trading

,

Trading

,

Top

,

Trading halt


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30-day wash rule

,

Adjusted balance method

,

Allowance for depreciation

,

Account balance

,

Average daily balance

,

Average daily balance method

,

Above par

,

Accrual of discount

,

Agency security

,

Amortization of premium

,

Asset-backed security

,

At par

,

All or any part

,

Alternative order

,

At call

,

Automated Order Entry System

,

All-risks coverage

,

Add-on service

,

Abstract of title

,

Action to quiet title

,

As is

,

Assignment to creditors

,

Attorney in fact

,

Assignment of mortgage

,

A shares

,

Aggregate exercise price

,

American option

,

American-style option

,

Asian option

,

Automatic exercise

,

Average option

,

Age-weighted plan

,

Additional paid-in capital

,

Ad valorem

,

After-hours trading

,

At the opening order

,

Automated Pricing and Reporting System

,

Balance

,

Books of final entry

,

Books of original entry

,

Banking Act of 1933

,

Below par

,

Bid-to-cover ratio

,

Book-entry security

,

Bureau of Public Debt

,

Buying on margin

,

Buy limit order

,

Buy minus order

,

Buy on close

,

Buy on opening

,

Buy order

,

Buy stop order

,

Balance of payments

,

Board of Governors

,

Basis trading

,

Bill of exchange

,

Bill of sale

,

Breach of trust

,

Back-end load

,

B shares

,

Buy and write

,

Blow-off top

,

Breadth-of-market theory

,

Cost Of Goods Sold

,

Cost of sales

,

Credit order

,

Compensating balance

,

Cabinet security

,

Call

,

Call date

,

Called away

,

Called bond

,

Call price

,

Call protection

,

Call risk

,

Certificate of Participation

,

Committee on Uniform Securities Identification Procedures

,

Conversion option

,

Convertible security

,

Call money rate

,

Cancel

,

Code of procedure

,

Contingency order

,

Contingent order

,

Credit balance

,

Capitalization of income

,

Cost of Living Adjustment

,

Cost-of-living index

,

Council of Economic Advisers

,

Cash and carry trade

,

Cheapest to deliver

,

Chicago Board of Trade

,

Commodity Futures Trading Commission

,

Commodity Trading Advisor

,

Cost-of-living rider

,

Certificate of stock

,

Chicago Board Options Exchange

,

Cost of carry

,

Certificate of title

,

Contract for deed

,

Cancellation of debt

,

Certificate of Claim

,

Closed-end credit

,

Cost of debt capital

,

Cost of funds

,

Closed-end fund

,

Closed-end investment company

,

C shares

,

Call option

,

Call ratio backspread

,

Call swaption

,

Cashless exercise

,

Class of options

,

Close to the money

,

Covered call

,

Covered option

,

Certificate of Occupancy

,

Cloud on title

,

Cash-balance plan

,

Cash or Deferred Arrangement

,

Class A Shares

,

Class B Shares

,

Crash of 1929

,

Crash of 1987

,

Child and dependent care credit

,

Coefficient of determination

,

Cup and handle

,

Certificate of delivery

,

Close a position

,

Curbs in

,

Declining balance method

,

Double-declining balance depreciation method

,

Deposit in transit

,

Date of issue

,

Date of payment

,

Digested security

,

Droplock security

,

Day order

,

Designated Order Turnaround

,

Discretionary order

,

Division of Enforcement

,

Division of Investment Management

,

Division of Market Regulation

,

Date of record

,

Dividend in arrears

,

Division of labor

,

Durable goods orders

,

Daily trading limit

,

Derivative security

,

De-escalation clause

,

De facto

,

Doing business as

,

Durable Power of Attorney

,

Date of maturity

,

Debit balance

,

Debtor in possession

,

Debtor-in-possession financing

,

Deed of Release

,

Deed of Trust

,

Discharge of bankruptcy

,

Discharge of lien

,

Due-on-sale clause

,

Deep in the money

,

Deep out of the money

,

Deed of Surrender

,

Department of Housing and Urban Development

,

Distressed security

,

Dogs of the Dow

,

Double top

,

Double top breakout

,

Depth of market

,

Eurodollar certificate of deposit

,

Embedded option

,

Escrowed to maturity

,

Exchangeable security

,

Exempt security

,

Ex-legal

,

Either-or order

,

ECU

,

Effective par

,

ECI

,

E-mini

,

Exchange for futures

,

Exchange for physical

,

Exchange of spot

,

Ex-pit transaction

,

Equity option

,

Ex-all

,

Early exercise

,

European-style option

,

Exchange-traded option

,

Exercise

,

Exercise assignment

,

Exercise limit

,

Exercise notice

,

Exercise ratio

,

Ex-warrants

,

Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974

,

Ex-rights

,

Ex-rights date

,

First In First Out

,

Federal Savings and Loan Association

,

First call date

,

Flight to quality

,

Flow of funds

,

Federal Call

,

Fill or kill

,

Front-ending an order

,

Foreign currency option

,

Forward P/E

,

Factors of production

,

Favorable balance of trade

,

Futures option

,

Fee-for-service

,

Front-end load

,

Form S-1

,

Floating security

,

Friends and family offering

,

Full faith and credit

,

Family of funds

,

Fund of funds

,

Far option

,

Free and clear

,

Free right of exchange

,

Graduated security

,

Good Til Canceled

,

G-7

,

General Agreement on Tariffs and Trade

,

G-8

,

Growth and income fund

,

Gather in the stops

,

Hart-Scott-Rodino Act of 1976

,

House call

,

House of issue

,

Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act

,

Holder in due course

,

Home equity line of credit

,

Head and shoulders

,

Historical trading range

,

In escrow

,

Inflation-indexed security

,

Investment security

,

In-house

,

Investment Advisor Act of 1940

,

Investment Company Act of 1940

,

In line

,

Insider trading

,

Insider Trading sanctions Act of 1984

,

Internal Rate of Return

,

Indication of interest

,

In intestacy

,

In play

,

In-process research and development

,

Index option

,

Interest rate option

,

I/O strip

,

In-service withdrawal

,

Imbalance of orders

,

In and out

,

In sympathy

,

Intermarket Trading System

,

In the tank

,

Jointly and severally

,

Joint and several liability

,

Joint and survivor annuity

,

Knock-out option

,

Last In First Out

,

Lender of last resort

,

Law of one price

,

Letter security

,

Lending at a rate

,

Limit-on-close order

,

Limit order

,

Limit order book

,

Limit order information system

,

Law of demand

,

Law of supply

,

Last trading day

,

London International Financial Futures and Options Exchange

,

Letter of comment

,

Legal age

,

Line of credit

,

Loan-to-cost

,

Loan-to-value

,

Lock-in

,

Lapsed option

,

Listed option

,

Locked in

,

Long-term gain or loss

,

Level I quotes

,

Money order

,

Marketable security

,

Matrix trading

,

Mortgage-backed security

,

Mortgage pass-through security

,

Maintenance call

,

Make a market

,

Margin call

,

Market if touched order

,

Market on close order

,

Market order

,

Mark-to-market

,

May Day

,

Medium of exchange

,

Marginal propensity to consume

,

Money at call

,

Matching orders

,

Negotiable certificate of deposit

,

Negotiable Order of Withdrawal

,

Negotiable security

,

New York Stock Exchange

,

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

,

Non-equity option

,

No-Fault

,

New issue

,

No-Action Letter

,

Null and void

,

No-lien affidavit

,

Notice of Default

,

No-load

,

Naked call

,

Naked option

,

Near option

,

Non-qualified stock option

,

Non-statutory stock option

,

National Association of Real Estate Investment Trusts

,

Normal retirement age

,

No-load stock

,

New high

,

No book

,

Off-balance-sheet financing

,

Office of Thrift Supervision

,

Out-of-favor

,

Off-floor order

,

On-floor order

,

On margin

,

Open order

,

Option account

,

Or better

,

Order

,

Order flow

,

Order ticket

,

Open economy

,

Open market operation

,

Open interest

,

Option

,

Opinion of title

,

On account

,

On-the-spot loan

,

Open-end credit

,

Open-end mortgage

,

Open mortgage

,

Original principal balance

,

Open-end fund

,

Open-end management company

,

Option income fund

,

Option chain

,

Option contract

,

Option holder

,

Option margin

,

Option pool

,

Option premium

,

Option price

,

Option pricing curve

,

Options Clearing Corporation

,

Option series

,

Option spread

,

Options Prices Reporting Authority

,

Option writer

,

Out of the money

,

Open-end lease

,

Old age, survivors, and disability insurance

,

On-balance volume

,

On close

,

On open

,

On the opening

,

Open

,

Open market

,

Open position

,

Open repo

,

Open trade equity

,

Option exchange

,

Order book official

,

Order imbalance

,

Pooling of interests

,

Profit and loss statement

,

Par bond

,

Payment-in-kind security

,

Price Value of a Basis Point

,

Provisional call feature

,

Payment for order flow

,

P&L

,

Provision for income taxes

,

Power of Attorney

,

Past-due balance method

,

Previous balance method

,

Principal balance

,

Prioritization of debt

,

Physical option

,

Put option

,

Paid-in capital

,

Paid-in surplus

,

Private Investment in Public Equity

,

Preservation of capital

,

Program trading

,

Point-and-figure chart

,

Paper trading

,

Put/call ratio

,

Reports and Records

,

Return of capital

,

Return on Capital

,

Return on Invested Capital

,

Return on Total Assets

,

Registered security

,

Residual security

,

Restricted security

,

Regulation D

,

Regulation G

,

Regulation T

,

Regulation U

,

Round of funding

,

Rules of Fair Practice

,

Rate of exchange

,

Reciprocal of European terms

,

Regulation A

,

Right of first refusal

,

Right of rescission

,

Right to Know

,

Remaining principal balance

,

Revolving line of credit

,

Right of recourse

,

Rule of 78

,

Registered options principal

,

Right of redemption

,

Retirement Equity Act of 1984

,

Return on Capital Employed

,

Rate of return

,

Real rate of return

,

Ring

,

SEC filing

,

Selling, General and Administrative Expenses

,

SG&A

,

Savings and Loan

,

Sight letter of credit

,

S&L

,

Stop payment

,

SEC

,

Securities and Exchange Commission

,

Stamped security

,

SEC fee

,

Segregation of securities

,

Sell limit order

,

Sell order

,

Significant order

,

Small Order Execution System

,

Split order

,

Stop-limit order

,

Stop-loss

,

Stop order

,

Stop price

,

Standard of living

,

Series 3

,

Spot trading

,

Second-to-die insurance

,

Settlement options

,

Stock option

,

Stock option plan

,

Statute of Limitations

,

Sale and leaseback

,

Satisfaction of debt

,

Security interest

,

Security loan

,

Senior security

,

Staggered board of directors

,

Single option

,

Spread option

,

Savings Incentive Match Plan for Employees

,

Social Security

,

Social Security Tax

,

Security analysis

,

S Corporation

,

Short-term gain or loss

,

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

,

S&P phenomenon

,

Stop and reverse

,

Suspended trading

,

Top line

,

Trial balance

,

T-Bill

,

Term to maturity

,

Trading

,

Treasury Inflation-Protected Security

,

Trust-preferred security

,

Take a position

,

Time order

,

Trading authorization

,

Trailing P/E

,

Trading range

,

Truth in Lending

,

Top hat plan

,

Time stop

,

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

,

Trading costs

,

Trading curb

,

Trading floor

,

Trading halt

,

Trading session

,

Trading volume

,

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

,

Underlying security

,

Uncovered call

,

Uncovered option

,

Unit of trade

,

Unit of trading

,

Waiver of premium

,

Widow-and-orphan stock

,

W-2 Form

,

W formation

,

When, as, and if issued

,

X or XD

,

Year-To-Date

,

Yield to call

,

Yield to maturity

,

Yield to worst

,

Y shares


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