from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A speculator who buys and sells securities on the basis of small short-term price movements.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. A person who practices the short-term investment strategy of trading stocks or other investment instruments by selling any given security during the same market day within which it was purchased.
Sorry, no etymologies found.