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Offer

• The price asked by a seller of securities. (When you are buying securities, you ask for an offer.) See Asked and Bid.

• Indicates a willingness to sell at a given price. Related: bid

• Price asked by a seller of securities.

• Is the price asked by a seller.

 
 Embedded terms in definition
 Asked
Ask
Bid
Securities
Sell
 
 Referenced Terms
 Ask: Also known as an Ask Price or Offer Price. The price a seller is currently willing to accept for a particular security. On NASDAQ, this is the price at which a Market Maker is willing to sell a stock. See also: Bid; Quotation.Is the price requested, at the minimum, for an order to be acceptable and executed for the seller.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.

 Ask: Also known as an Ask Price or Offer Price. The price a seller is currently willing to accept for a particular security. On NASDAQ, this is the price at which a Market Maker is willing to sell a stock. See also: Bid; Quotation.Is the price requested, at the minimum, for an order to be acceptable and executed for the seller.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.

 Ask price: A dealer's price to sell a security; also called the Offer price.This is the price dealers are willing to sell securities at. This is typically higher than the price dealers are willing to buy securities (called bid price). The difference between the ask and bid prices is called the bid-ask spread and represents the profit to the dealer for supplying immediate execution services.See Ask.

 Bid price: The price a buyer is willing to pay for a security.This is the quoted bid, or the highest price an investor is willing to pay to buy a security. Practically speaking, this is the available price at which an investor can sell shares of stock. Related: Ask, Offer.

 Binder: Refers to the small but important amount of funds which accompany an Offer to purchase real estate. This offer is usually written as an agreement to contract for the property. Each state and locality have varying laws about this action. It can be very binding.

 
 Related Terms
 Cash offer
Exchange offer
Fixed price tender offer
General cash offer
Offer price
Pibor paris interbank offer rate
Tender offer
Tender offer premium
Two tier offer

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