Ticker (Tape)

Business / Taxes / Ticker (Tape): While the stock markets are in session, there is a running record of trading activity in each individual stock. Today's computerized system, still referred to as the ticker, actually replaces the scrolling paper tape of the past.

Ticker Symbol

Business / Taxes / Ticker Symbol: A ticker symbol, also known as a stock symbol, is a unique string of letters that identifies a particular stock on one of two electronic tapes that report market transactions. The consolidated tape in MORE

Ticker (Tape)

Business / Taxes / Ticker (Tape): While the stock markets are in session, there is a running record of trading activity in each individual stock. Today's computerized system, still referred to as the ticker, actually replaces the scro MORE

Ticker

Technology / Television (TV) / Ticker: Information moving across the bottom of the screen--such as sports scores and weather updates. MORE

Stock Ticker

Business / Finance / Stock Ticker: Occurs when a firm issues new shares of stock and in turn lowers the current market price of its stock to a level that is proportionate to pre-split prices. For example, if IBM trades at $100 before a MORE

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