What determines a stock price?

Answer A stock prices reflects supply and demand. There is a bid and ask price. A bid is what someone is willing to pay for it and ask is what someones willing to sell it for. When you see the ticker on C... Read More »

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What is the common stock price for IBM?

IBM's stock price fluctuates during each trading day. During April of 2010, the stock price was between $116.00 and $132.28. Over the 52-week period ending in May 2010, it was between $99.50 and $1... Read More »

What is a bid price in stock trading?

Because stocks move from owner to owner electronically, many part-time investors don't understand how stocks are actually traded. For those who have purchased real estate, purchasing stock takes on... Read More »

What was Apple Computer's IPO stock price?

Apple's initial public offering (IPO) was $22 per share. The company went public on December 12, 1980. As of April 2010, the stock has split three times since the initial public offering. Apple tra... Read More »

What is the highest stock price in history?

The highest price for a single stock in United States history was offered for one Class A Berkshire Hathaway (BRKA) stock, when it was briefly offered for $100,100. The stock closed up at $98,995 f... Read More »