Bid Market

Bid Market

A market in which the number of buyers exceeds the number of sellers. That is, demand to buy securities outstrips the supply for sale. This generally is temporary as the price tends to rise until sellers and buyers equalize. See also: Bull market.
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Moreover, the company remains confident about the bid market into next year which will enable it to fill its backlog.
Their strong activity in the bid market ensures that you are getting the best overall pricing and a high quality product.
A change in corporate philosophy marked a departure from the bid market to landing negotiated contracts, the only way it has done business since 1998.
With aggressive moves in the bid market, Epson and BenQ was the biggest winners in the fourth quarter.
Hart Union High School district will consider a recommendation Wednesday to accelerate the process to avoid a highly competitive bid market and the possibility of another rainy season.
Sessions 7, 8 and 9 are posted-bid markets standing alone and sessions 13, 14 and 15 are posted bid markets with a futures market preceding the posted-bid market.