Buy limit order

Definition:

A conditional trading order that indicates a security may be purchased only at the designated price or lower. Related: Sell limit order.

Investing Essentials


Copyright © 2011 Campbell R. Harvey, Professor of Finance, Fuqua School of Business at Duke University

Term of the Day

Deficiency Agreement

An agreement that calls on the sponsor or another party to provide the shortfall when cash flow, working capital, or revenues are below agreed levels or are insufficient to meet debt service.

Subscribe to the Term of the Day via email Get the Term of the Day in your inbox!


Create your free portfolio