pink sheet


Definition of pink sheet

1 : a daily listing of over-the-counter stocks and their prices
2 : any of a group of lightly traded over-the-counter stocks

Examples of pink sheet in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web The new Harvest will begin trading on the over-the-counter pink sheets and not a major stock exchange. Jordan Blum, Houston Chronicle, "EV Energy emerges from bankruptcy as Harvest Oil & Gas," 5 June 2018 The now-infamous pink sheet included a photo of a young, shirtless Nirenberg flexing. Josh Baugh, San Antonio Express-News, "Nirenberg knew immediately that he’d eventually marry Erika Prosper," 17 Mar. 2018 Companies delisted from one of the major exchanges can choose to trade on the less-regulated Over the Counter Bulletin Board [OTCBB] or the pink sheets system, according to Ron Hurtibise,, "NYSE initiates delisting of Fort Lauderdale-based Patriot National," 29 Sep. 2017

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First Known Use of pink sheet

1959, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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“Pink sheet.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 18 Jan. 2021.

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