A street in New York City on which the New York Stock Exchange and many investment firms are located. The street's name is often used in reference to the activities conducted on it: “Stock prices fell on Wall Street.”
the financial district in downtown New York City. The name is taken from the
street on which the New York Stock Exchange is located. The NYSE’s address is
11 Wall Street. However, investors typically use the term to refer to the
investment community’s stock market and capital raising activities overall,
even though much of the industry activity takes place at other stock markets
and in other cities.
The main street in New York City's financial district. The term is often used to denote the entire financial district in New York or the world of U.S. finance and investments. Also called the Street.