Investor Glossary-good til canceledInvestor Glossary-good til canceledInvestor Glossary-good til canceledInvestor Glossary-good til canceledInsightful stock market charts - Click here
Categories    # A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

Good Til Canceled

The HTML to link to this page

A good til canceled order is an order to buy or sell a security that remains in effect until the good til canceled order is either executed by a broker or canceled. A good til canceled order is not necessarily perpetual (some plans do offer this option, though); brokers usually set a limit of 30, 60, or 120 days, after which they will cancel it or notify the customer about reactivating it. Whether a broker can cancel a good til canceled order depends on the type of plan the customer chooses. A good til canceled order is also called an open order. A good til canceled order is frequently used when an investor puts a price restriction on his transaction.

Rate this Good Til Canceled definition...

Learn about investing with the Investor Glossary Term of the Day

Click here for insightful stock market charts. Where is the market headed? The answer may surprise you. Find out
with the exclusive & Barron's recommended charts of Chart of the Day.

Popular Terms: option premium, command economy, retained earnings, deferred revenue, risk management, 401a, dividends payable, 1031 exchange, Zero Cost Collar, annual return, covered put, per diem, 144a, APR, liquidity ratio, FTSE, current ratio, average price per share, reverse mortgage, real GDP, limit order, stock market close, stock split, wholly-owned subsidiary, deferred tax, in escrow, labor relations, required rate of return, debt service coverage, FICO score, implied volatility, EBITDA, quality assurance, cancelled check, minority interest, margin rate, balance sheet, ex-dividend, class C shares, irrevocable trust, open position, 1035 exchange, phantom income, ex-dividend date, inflation, diluted share, VIX, Key Rate Duration, LIBOR

Accounting | Banking | Bonds | Brokers | Economy | Futures | Mutual Funds | Options | Real Estate | Retirement | Stocks | Taxes | Technical Analysis
Home | Term of the Day | Suggest a Term | Chart of the Day | Dogs of the Dow
©2004-2015 Investor Glossary - All rights reserved - Terms of Use