market quotations

A list of current or latest prices for commodities or securities bought and sold on a board of trade, stock exchange, or other market. Board of Trade v L. A. Kinsey Co. (CA7) 130 F 507, affd 198 US 236, 49 L Ed 1031, 25 S Ct 637.

Ballentine's law dictionary. . 1998.

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  • market quotations — The latest (most current) prices at which securities or commodities have been bought and sold on an exchange or other Board of Trade of Chicago v. L. A. Kinsey Co., C.A.Ind., 130 F. 507, affd 198 U.S. 236, 25 S.Ct. 637, 49 L.Ed. 1031 …   Black's law dictionary

  • quotations — See market quotations …   Ballentine's law dictionary

  • market report — The report of the prices paid for particular commodities or securities upon a particular day or during a certain period of time. See market quotations …   Ballentine's law dictionary

  • Market data — Example of a stock chart, the stock shown is SourceForge, Inc. In finance, market data is quote and trade related data associated with equity, fixed income, financial derivatives, currency, and other investment instruments. Market data is… …   Wikipedia

  • market maker — An individual or entity that stands ready to buy or sell financial instruments at all times. Market makers quote both a bid and an offer price to the market. Market makers provide liquidity to markets. They profit from the spread between bid and… …   Financial and business terms

  • Market Maker — A broker dealer firm that accepts the risk of holding a certain number of shares of a particular security in order to facilitate trading in that security. Each market maker competes for customer order flow by displaying buy and sell quotations… …   Investment dictionary

  • market making — Regarding securities in over the counter trading, the process consisting of bid and ask quotations which results in the establishment of a market for such securities. Opper v. Hancock Securities Corp., D.C.N.Y., 250 F.Supp. 668, 671 …   Black's law dictionary

  • price quotations — See market quotations …   Ballentine's law dictionary

  • report of market — See market quotations …   Ballentine's law dictionary

  • continuous quotations — Market reports on prices of commodities or stocks bought and sold which are collected and circulated at intervals of less than 10 or 15 minutes. 50 Am J1st Stock Ex § 16. The modern instrumentalities in brokers offices give quotations almost… …   Ballentine's law dictionary

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