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Tight

In line with or extremely close to the inside market or last sale in a stock (+/- 1/8). On the money.

Tight Market

A market or security with high trading volume and a small bid-ask spread. However, an investor can profit in a tight market, especially if he/she trades large numbers of securities. When the bid-ask spread is narrow, an investor may have difficulty making more than a small return for each trade, but sheer numbers can make returns add to a substantial amount.
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Oil and gas exploration and production companies around the world are adopting new, more efficient and less expensive technology to make tight gas commercially viable.
Due to the tight nature of the reservoir this discovery initially did not appear commercially viable.
Nexans developed the new LANmark-OF Tight Buffer Universal Cable using a new type of glass yarn that combines rodent protection with installer friendliness and avoids skin-irritation when compared to similar products of other vendors.
Over the last few years, the rapid increase of tight oil and shale gas production in the US has brought about a significant change to the global energy landscape.
The focus of this issue is the tight junction, which connects neighboring epithelial or endothelial cells.
All eyes are set on the much-awaiting gas supplies project of tight gas from Kirthar Block in Dadu, Sindh, which is now expected to start in August or September 2013, instead of May due to a delay in construction of the pipeline to supply gas.
Production tests targeting Petroleum Development Oman s (PDO) Khulud tight gas fields in North Oman are slated to commence later this year, marking a key step in the majority government owned company s efforts to harness the potential of unconventional gas reservoirs within its vast concession.
Similar techniques are being used to extract previously inaccessible oil, known as "light tight oil", also locked away in shale and sandstone rock formations.
KARACHI -- Pakistan is expected to start producing 30 Million Cubic Feet per day (MMCFD) of tight gas in July-August this year from Sajawal gas field located in the district of Dadu.
KARACHI -- Supply of tight gas from Pakistan's Kirthar Block in Dadu, Sindh, is expected to start in July-August this year instead of an earlier schedule of May due to a delay in construction of a pipeline to move the gas, an official at the country's ministry of petroleum and natural gas said Monday.
There is tight oil, a factor not discussed as frequently as the subject merits.
com)-- Lead analyst of the tight oil report stated, “Following depressed gas prices in North America, attention has shifted from shale gas to monetising higher value oil trapped in tight formations, driving investment into the market.