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bid price

Syllabification: bid price

Definition of bid price in English:

noun

The price that a dealer or other prospective buyer is prepared to pay for securities or other assets. Often contrasted with offering price.
Example sentences
  • The bid price is the price at which the dealer is willing to buy a security and the ask price is the price at which the dealer is willing to sell the security.
  • For example, on the Nasdaq, the delisting process is set in motion when a company trades for 30 consecutive business days below the minimum bid price or market cap.
  • Stop-losses are always set above the current asking price on a buy or below the current bid price on a sell.

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