position

  

Definition

Market commitment or exposure of an investor or trader in commodities or securities, expressed as the amount of owned items (long position) or owed items (short position).

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  • The man was in the right position for a promotion and would go to the boss and ask if he could be promoted earlier than scheduled.

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  • Putting people in the right position to succeed is one of the most important jobs of any manager for his company.

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  • The position I chose to hold was based on extensive analysis of information that is relevant to the specific case.

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