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finish

verb [I or T]
 
 
/ˈfɪnɪʃ/
STOCK MARKET to end at a particular level or price at the end of a period of trading on a financial market: finish down/up The FTSE 100 finished down 4.1 at 4,468.7.finish above/below sth The Dow Jones industrial average finished below 13,000 for the first time since April.finish at sth Its stock finished at $39.08, up 25 percent from a 52-week low of $31.15. Headline shares finished the day higher after a positive start to the week. → See also close verb
to be in a particular position at the end of a period of time: The company finished the financial year £56 million in deficit.
(Definition of finish verb from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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