ask/offer price


ask/offer price
(ask or offer price)

Financial and business terms. 2012.

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  • offer price — offer or offered price The trading price proposed by the prospective seller of securities. Also called the asked price or asking price. American Banker Glossary See: offer. Bloomberg Financial Dictionary The price at which a market maker is… …   Financial and business terms

  • Offer price — See: offer. The New York Times Financial Glossary * * * offer price offer price ➔ price1 * * * offer price UK US noun [C] ► FINANCE the price that is offered for shareholders shares during a takeover of a company (= taking contr …   Financial and business terms

  • Offer — may refer to: Settlement offer, an offer to end a civil lawsuit out of court Offers, a 2005 Dutch television film Office of Electricity Regulation (OFFER), a forerunner of the current Office of Gas and Electricity Markets in Great Britain In… …   Wikipedia

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  • Ask price — This article is about financial asking. For other uses, see Ask (disambiguation). Ask price, also called offer price, offer, asking price, or simply ask, is the price a seller states she or he will accept for a good. The seller may qualify the… …   Wikipedia

  • Ask — This is the quoted ask, or the lowest price an investor will accept to sell a stock. Practically speaking, this is the quoted offer at which an investor can buy shares of stock; also called the offer price. The New York Times Financial Glossary * …   Financial and business terms

  • price — A fixed value of something. Prices are usually expressed in monetary terms. In a free market, prices are set as a result of the interaction of supply and demand in a market; when demand for a product increases and supply remains constant, the… …   Financial and business terms

  • ask price — The price at which a seller has offered to sell a security or commodity. Exchange Handbook Glossary The lowest price at which an investment can be sold at a given moment. (ask or offer price) The price at which a seller is prepared to sell a… …   Financial and business terms

  • Ask price — A dealer s price to sell a security; also called the offer price. The New York Times Financial Glossary * * * ask price UK US noun [C] ► (also asked price, also asking price) STOCK MARKET OFFER PRICE(Cf. ↑offer price) …   Financial and business terms

  • Ask — The price a seller is willing to accept for a security, also known as the offer price. Along with the price, the ask quote will generally also stipulate the amount of the security willing to be sold at that price. Sometimes called the ask. This… …   Investment dictionary