spot price

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n spot price the current delivery price of a commodity traded in the spot market
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Usage

In literature:

Name your price at once, and I pay you on the spot.
"Roundabout Papers" by William Makepeace Thackeray
They cannot afford to sell it on the spot under four shillings a bottle, and of course the hotels double that price immediately.
"Lands of the Slave and the Free" by Henry A. Murray
And I know there's grafting and profiteering and high prices and rotten spots in the Government, but why not?
"The Wrong Twin" by Harry Leon Wilson
The bright spot was that Marguerite's price for a design had risen to twenty-five shillings.
"The Roll-Call" by Arnold Bennett
For this spot the Jews offered a much higher price than it was worth.
"The World's Greatest Books, Vol XI." by Edited by Arthur Mee and J.A. Hammerton
On the third of his visits he met a stranger who offered to purchase Suvy on the spot at a price of two hundred dollars.
"The Furnace of Gold" by Philip Verrill Mighels
Considering the scarcity of staunch horse-flesh, the price asked was very moderate, and I closed the bargain on the spot.
"Border and Bastille" by George A. Lawrence
The price is high, and as usual in the wine countries, none that is good is to be had on the spot.
"Travels through the South of France and the Interior of Provinces of Provence and Languedoc in the Years 1807 and 1808" by Lt-Col. Pinkney
From this fertile spot abundance of provisions were obtained at fair prices.
"Notable Voyagers" by W.H.G. Kingston and Henry Frith
Leaves thus "spotted" make the finest of wrappers, and light-colored leaf thus affected brings the very highest price.
"Tobacco; Its History, Varieties, Culture, Manufacture and Commerce" by E. R. Billings
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In news:

A stone on the north side of the road marks the spot where Clara Price was murdered by Alfred Andrews along route 879 outside of Karthus, Pa. By Chris Rosenblum crosenbl@centredaily.com — State College.
Celeste is just what the Upper West Side was waiting for—a real East Village-style trattoria serving modern Italian food at reasonable prices, like Frank's, Max's, and countless other spots a stone's throw from Tompkins Square.
The United States and Canada are filled with great spots to ski in all price ranges.
EasyJet has brought a price tag back to its TV advertising in a new spot created by VCCP, called "holiday moments", as part of its 'Europe by easyJet' work.
Strong broth and low prices make this the downtown spot for traditional Vietnamese fare.
However, not all internet merchants are created equal, and low prices can blind consumers from spotting counterfeit items.
Northrop Grumman Takes Over #189 Spot From T Rowe Price Group.
Lightning to Micro USB, Unlocked iPhone 5 Prices, Piano Spot.
WASHINGTON — But natural gas spot price expected to average $2.67 per MMBtu for 2012.
RMDAS Regional Spot Market Prices.
Price-Fixing Suit Could be a Spot on Apple.
One of the lowest-priced ways of getting your business in front of Park City listeners is through a 10-word underwriting spot.
I spotted this one at CVS -- the price was $39.99 -- a little steep.
The Japanese delights at the Four Seasons' new spot soar, but the prices are astronomical.
Yuan ends up vs dollar, spot prices move closer to midpoint.
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In science:

Note that the drift µ and the volatility σ depend on time t and the spot price St .
Simple arbitrage
We let the spot price at time t from electricity grid be p(t).
Online Energy Generation Scheduling for Microgrids with Intermittent Energy Sources and Co-Generation
TABLE III: Published forecast quantile ranges for gold spot price.
The Financial Bubble Experiment: advanced diagnostics and forecasts of bubble terminations
Figures 8 and 9 summarize the evolution of the gold spot price over the period of interest.
The Financial Bubble Experiment: advanced diagnostics and forecasts of bubble terminations
We performed our analysis on the spot price of gold in USD/oz.
The Financial Bubble Experiment: advanced diagnostics and forecasts of bubble terminations
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