What is stock trade?

Answer Most Americans know about the stock market but don't have a clear understanding of how shares of stocks change hands. Each day millions and often billions of shares of stocks are traded, but how do... Read More »

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What does it mean when a stock trade is stock trade queued?

In online trading, a stock is queued after it is traded. When a stock trade is queued, it is on a waiting list of stock trades ready to be processed.Source:The Penn-Lehman Automated Trading Project

What is stock in trade?

According to the Merriam-Webster dictionary, stock in trade can have several meanings, depending on the context. Stock in trade has a specific accounting definition and several other usages.Expert... Read More »

What is a stock market trade?

A stock trade is claims to company earnings changing hands. Stock can be acquired with a "buy low, sell high" goal. Short-selling allows profit from stock price decreases. Trading fees always work ... Read More »

What is a trade of 150 shares of stock called?

A trade executed for 100 shares is called a "round lot." A trade executed for less than 100 shares is called an odd lot. A trade for 150 shares would be called a "mixed lot." It is not unusual to ... Read More »