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downtick  

Definition 1.

A stock market transaction (or sometimes, a quote) at a price lower than the preceding one for the same security. also called minus tick. opposite of uptick.
 

Definition 2.

Move down in a particular stock. On U.S. stock exchanges, you cannot sell a stock short on a downtick.
 

Definition 3.

A transaction on an exchange occurring at a price below the previous transaction.
 

Definition 4.

A transaction executed at a price lower than the preceding transaction in that security, or a new quote registered at a lower price than the preceding quote in that security. (See uptick)
 
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