Meaning of “ticker” in the English Dictionary

"ticker" in Business English

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tickernoun [ C ]

uk /ˈtɪkər/ us // informal STOCK MARKET

also stock ticker an electronic screen that shows share prices on a particular stock market:

A stock ticker runs along one wall, so that you can check your portfolio.

also ticker symbol the letters that are used to refer to a company's shares on a stock market:

SepraChem Sterling trades on the Nasdaq stock exchange under the ticker symbol SEST.

(Definition of “ticker” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)