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Change

The difference between the closing price on a trading day and the closing price on the previous trading day. The change may be positive or negative. For example, if a stock closes at $11 on Tuesday and $12 on Wednesday, it has a change of +$1. On the other hand, if the stock falls to $10 on Friday, it has a change of -$2. Change is also called net change. See also: Technical Analysis.

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Around 400 bales changed hands between mill to mill at Rs 6,800 per maund and 200 bales of Shahdadpur in old crop were matured at Rs 6,700 per maund to Rs 6,800 per maund.
Contracts in old crop for 1,675 bales in Khanpur changed hands at Rs 6,650 per maund while another deal was negotiated at Rs 6,700 per maund in Rahimyar Khan, KCA trader, Shakeel Ahmad said.
Future contracts in new crop 2010-11 for 400 bales in Pak Pattan changed hands at Rs 6,500 per maund while another deal was negotiated at Rs 6,700 per maund, KCA trader Shakeel Ahmad said.
In New York on Monday, the dollar changed hands in a narrow band of 90.
Eastern time, a block of 1,000 contracts changed hands at a bid price of $1.
dollar changed hands at around 123 yen early Monday morning in Tokyo, following New York where it hit the 123 yen level Friday for the first time since May 1999.
In addition, roughly 68% of the volume changed hands on the call side.
Furthermore, roughly 59% of the volume changed hands on the call side.