1. The buying of a security such as a stock, commodity or currency, with the expectation that the asset will rise in value.

2. In the context of options, the buying of an options contract.

Opposite of [[Short]] (or short position). 
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finance_public
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Sun, 05 Jun 2011 09:35:29 GMT
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dirkjan
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Sun, 05 Jun 2011 09:35:29 GMT
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dirkjan
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Financial Options
creator
dirkjan