Downtick

Business / Finance / Downtick: The transfer of corporate activity from the larger parent to the smaller subsidiary.

Tick

Business / Taxes / Tick: A tick is the minimum movement by which the price of a security, option, or index changes. With stocks, a tick may be little as one cent. With US Treasury securities, the smallest increment is 1/32 of MORE

Downturn

Business / Finance / Downturn: Move down in a particular stock. On U.S. stock exchanges, you cannot sell a stock short on a downtick. MORE

Closing Transaction

Business / Finance / Closing Transaction: The net of the number of stocks whose closing prices are higher than their previous trades (uptick) against the number of stocks whose closing prices were lower than their previous trades (downtick). MORE

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