Here are a few more commonly used terms of the share market.
“to buy” means to take a position – or, to buy shares – in a company.
- Conversely, means getting rid of the shares purchased
: is a basket of shares usually held by a person or a fund.
- A bid is what Dinesh is willing to pay for a stock.
- Ask, on the other hand, is what people selling stocks are looking to get for their shares.
- When placing a limit order to trade in shares
, Dinesh can set the exact price he is willing to pay for the stock.
- It is an order that an investor makes through a broker or brokerage service to buy or sell an investment immediately at the best available current price. It’s also referred to as an "unrestricted order."
– Day Trading or Intraday Trading
is speculation in securities, specifically buying and selling financial instruments within the same trading day.