stockjobber

noun
stock·​job·​ber | \ ˈstäk-ˌjä-bər How to pronounce stockjobber (audio) \

Definition of stockjobber

: one who deals in stocks: such as
a : a member of the London Stock Exchange who deals speculatively with brokers or other jobbers and usually specializes in one class of securities

called also jobber

b usually disparaging : stockbroker

First Known Use of stockjobber

1604, in the meaning defined above

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“Stockjobber.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/stockjobber. Accessed 17 Jan. 2021.

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