Grain for immediate delivery.
The market was "spotted;" meaning that prices were advancing at times, and declining at times, or that certain securities were advancing, and others declining, but the majority remaining about stationary in price.
The same thing as " spotted."
Then would follow the time of its expiration and the signature.
By this insurance the assured is guaranteed against direct loss or damage caused by leakage of water from the sprinkler system. Damage to the sprinkler equipment itself is not covered. The tank is part of the sprinkler system. If a tank bursts and the falling water crushes in the roof of an insured building, the roof is covered by the insurance, but the tank is not. Where heads, fittings, valves, or pipes belonging to the sprinkler system break and cause water damage, the water damage is covered, but the apparatus and any labour necessary to replace same are not.
A sudden and considerable rise in prices; not a jump of several "points " at a time, but by more even degrees. A spurt of water does not suddenly appear at the end of the nozzle and the next instant a hundred feet away, but has to cover all the intervening space to get there.
An agreement to take back a security within a stated time at a price representing a definitely limited loss to the one who made the purchase. A transaction of this kind is opposed to the stock exchange rules.
" Money Squeeze; " interest rates high; difficult to borrow.
The " ticker " abbreviation for "stamped."
Practically no business being transacted; business extremely quiet.
One which has not been presented for payment for a considerable or unnecessarily long time, after the date upon which it was drawn. A bank may decline to pay such a check, on the supposition that it may have been lost, and a new one issued in its place, or the liability discharged in some other way.