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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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There was a 44 per cent increase in the number of companies with shares changing hands in the industrial sector compared to the previous year, affecting 875 companies.
70 for buying and after recording a gain of 10 paisas was changing hands at Rs 85.
The numbers were even higher on a non-seasonally adjusted basis, with 82,000 properties changing hands during July.
The group warned that without an end to the current mortgage drought, the number of properties changing hands would remain depressed.
The building's health club is also included in the residential portion and will, likewise, be changing hands.
Debbie Elman, co-owner of Changing Hands bookstore in Tempe, said increasing numbers of customers are buying CDs by Steven Halpern, a new-age artist who markets his work as healing music.