For all your dictionary needs!
Header of uptick

Uptick

Video footage: Reporter George Putnam blames the popularization of smut for the uptick in illegitimate births in 1965. (1960s)
Play/pauseBuy footageFind more

Definition of the noun uptick

What does uptick mean as a name of something?

noun - plural: upticks

  1. a transaction in the stock market at a price above the price of the preceding transaction
    • example: Many fear an uptick in the violence.
    • lexical domain: Acts - nouns denoting acts or actions
    • antonym: downtick
    • more generic words: dealing / dealings / transaction = the act of transacting within or between groups

Alternative definition of the noun uptick

noun

  1. A small change upwards or increase in something that has been steady or declining.
  2. [finance] A stock market transaction or quote at a price above a preceding one.

Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Uptick

Click on a title to look inside that book (if available):

Google previewStreet Wise (2010)

A Guide for Teen Investors by Janet Bamford

SLANG UPTICK Has nothing to do with Lyme disease or canine parasites. An uptick is a stock trade at a higher price than the previous trade. Guess what a “ down tick” is. earning an income anymore and will have to live off 31 << stock market ...

Google previewTrading Tools and Tactics, + Website (2011)

Reading the Mind of the Market by Greg Capra

An uptick is a sale executed at a price higher than the preceding sale. tick spread The difference between the high and low of the NYSE tick indicator of each trading day. For intraday trading, Pristine views the tick of under 1,000 as oversold ...

Google previewDream Consciousness (2014)

Allan Hobson’s New Approach to the Brain and Its Mind by Nicholas Tranquillo

While the aminergic uptick is a part of this shift to consciousness, so is the flood of external information. We may lack social emotion in dreams because we lack social input in sleep. It is not just the neural systems at play in a given mental state, ...

Google previewDictionary of Finance and Investment Terms, 9th ed. (2014)

by John Downes, Jordan Goodman

UPTICK transaction executed at a price higher than the preceding transaction in that security; also called PLUS TICK. A plus sign is displayed ...

Google previewDictionary of International Business Terms (2001)

by John Owen Edward Clark

uptick 343 unsecured debenture Alternative term for simple debenture. unsecured debt Also called an unsecured loan, a loan made without any security, such as a charge on the assets of the borrower. unsecured loan Alternative term for ...

Google previewInternational Dictionary of Insurance and Finance (2014)

by John Clark

uptick Describing a transaction (such as a sale of shares) that is made at a higher price than the one obtained immediately before. It is also known as a plus tick. Uptick is also used to denote a (short-lived) rise in a price ...

Google previewInternational Dictionary of Banking and Finance (2013)

by John Clark

uptick Describing a transaction (such as a sale of shares) that is made at a higher ...

Google previewDictionary of International Banking and Finance Terms (2001)

by John Owen Edward Clark

uptick Describing a transaction (such as a sale of shares) that is made at a higher ...

Google previewInternational Encyclopedia of Technical Analysis (2014)

by Joel G. Siegel, Jae K. Shim, Anique A. Qureshi, Jeffrey Brauchler

u UPTICK Uptick is a stock traded at a higher price than the previous price. See also Downtick. 307.

Google previewFinancial Lexicon (2004)

A Compendium of Financial Definitions, Acronyms, and Colloquialisms by E. Banks

UPTICK See PLUS TICK. UPTICK RULE A rule imposed by the SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION that only permits a SHORT SALE in a security or INDEX ARBITRAGE program to be initiated on a PLUS TICK or ZERO PLUS TICK.

Google previewThe Entrepreneur's Dictionary of Business and Financial Terms (2013)

by Khwaja Masoom

Tick Indicator: A market indicator based on the number of stocks whose last trade was an uptick or a downtick. Used as an indicator of market sentiment or psychology to try to predict the market's trend. Tick Marks: In audit work papers are ...

Google previewDICTIONARY OF BUSINESS AND ECONOMIC TERMS, 5th ed. (2007)

UPTICK. PMI abbreviation fOI' PRIVATE MORTGAGE INSURANCE. POA see POWER OF ATTORNEY. POINT. Bonds: percentage change of the face value of a bond, expressed as points. For example, a change of 1% is a ...

Google previewLongman Dictionary of Financial Terms (2007)

uptick The sale of a stock when it is up one tick from the price of the previous sale. The opposite of downtick. See also zero-minus tick; zero-plus tick. uptick rule uptick rule A rule ...

Google previewThe Wickedly Fun Dictionary of Business - Words That Escaped Me Before My Brain Finished Downloading (2014)

by Jerry Hocutt

Big uptick in smoke blowing in some states where pot is now legal.

Google previewA Dictionary of Forex & Other Trading Terms

by Dele Ogundahunsi & Charles Worterven

T/ T-Statistics - Two Way Quotation U/ Uncovered - Uptick V/ Value Area - Vostro Account W/ W-Formation - Working Day Y/ Yates's Correction Z/ Zero- Coupon Government Bonds - Zigzag Abandon: To not exercise or sell an option by expiry.

Google previewThe New Encyclopedia of Southern Culture (2012)

Volume 20: Social Class by Larry J. Griffin, Peggy G. Hargis, Charles Reagan Wilson

eral uptick in union support in the region at the end of the 20th century, yet any renewal of union organizing will take place in a political environment that decidedly favors employers rather than unions. This fate is owed to the struggles of the ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of White-Collar and Corporate Crime (2013)

by Lawrence M. Salinger

The uptick rule ...

Online dictionaries and encyclopedias with entries for Uptick

Click on a label to prioritize search results according to that topic:

Photos about Uptick

If you need images about Uptick for an article or a report, you can download stock photos at a very small price:
Small photo of Coreopsis hybrida ‘UpTick Yellow & Red’, Tickseed, mound forming garden annual with linear lanceolate green leaves and daisy like flower heads on long stalks, yellow rays with red base, orange discSmall photo of Coreopsis hybrida ‘UpTick Yellow & Red’, Tickseed, mound forming garden annual with linear lanceolate green leaves and daisy like flower heads on long stalks, yellow rays with red base, orange discSmall photo of Coreopsis hybrida ‘UpTick Yellow & Red’, Tickseed, mound forming garden annual with linear lanceolate green leaves and daisy like flower heads on long stalks, yellow rays with red base, orange discSmall photo of Coreopsis hybrida ‘Baluptgonz, UpTick Gold & Bronze, compact mound of dark green leaves and flowerheads with bicolored rays, golden above and bronze base, good for containers and rock gardensSmall photo of Coreopsis hybrida ‘Baluptgonz, UpTick Gold & Bronze, compact mound of dark green leaves and flowerheads with bicolored rays, golden above and bronze base, good for containers and rock gardensSmall photo of Coreopsis hybrida ‘Baluptgonz, UpTick Gold & Bronze, compact mound of dark green leaves and flowerheads with bicolored rays, golden above and bronze base, good for containers and rock gardensSmall photo of Coreopsis hybrida ‘Baluptgonz, UpTick Gold & Bronze, compact mound of dark green leaves and flowerheads with bicolored rays, golden above and bronze base, good for containers and rock gardens More...

Video language resources about Uptick

Click on an item to play that video:

See also the pronunciation examples of Uptick!

Scrabble value of U1P3T1I1C3K5

The value of this 6-letter word is 14 points. It is included in the second edition of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

Share this page

Next...

Go to the usage examples of Uptick to see it in context!


Privacy Policy | Cookies Policy
Keyword Tool | Romanian-English Dictionary