The Motley Fool Discussion Boards

Previous Page

Investing Education / Terms, Definitions, & Jargon


Subject:  Re: On the point Date:  12/25/1999  3:17 AM
Author:  Lollyinc Number:  478 of 2244

I once told someone that my stock went up a point (say from 35 to 36). He said a point=100 points. Is this total hogwash (pardon my American).

One point = one dollar. Or, you could say one point = 100 cents, but that would be silly!
Copyright 1996-2022 trademark and the "Fool" logo is a trademark of The Motley Fool, Inc. Contact Us