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The close is the period at the end of the trading session. Sometimes used to refer to closing price. Related: Opening.

Close

1. The end of a trading day on an exchange.

2. The final price of a security at the end of a trading day. It is also called the closing price.

close

1. The end of a session of trading.
2. The last price at which a security trades during a trading session. The last price is reported in the financial media and is of particular importance to the valuation of investment portfolios. Also called closing price, last.
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Mainardi, who spoke at a joint news conference with Tourism Minister Fadi Abboud, also reassured that there is no intention to close down the hotel in the future.
The program for hard-of-hearing children may close down unless it gets more students and cash.
A spokesperson for the CAA told AsiaPulse that 'The notices, to close down the business, were issued on the directives of federal government, which had taken this decision after receiving a number of complaints against 'Meet and Assist' companies.
Such statements include comments regarding the anticipated implementation of a program to stop illegal mining on the Company's Prestea property, the May 31, 2005, deadline to cease illegal mining in the Prestea area, anticipated action by Ghana security forces to close down illegal mining operations and effects of illegal mining operations.
The government, in a surprise move, decided in November of last year to close down the exam prep schools, stirring a massive public debate.
ISLAMABAD -- Following the student's strike against poor facilities in Quaid Azam University Islamabad, Vice Chancellor of the university close down the university for two days and ordered the Hostel's evacuation.
Summary: The foundation stone for Sidon's maritime barrier will be laid Thursday, paving the way for a project to close down the city's notorious dump and end some 40 years of environmental degradation.
When in this connection, Online made a contact with General Manager Operations Ashfaq Khattak, he said Railways would close down 102 trains plying in loss at every cost in the coming two months and no pressure would be accepted.
So, this is the reason, we close down the park during the rainy season," said U.
Surely it would be better to close down this rotten bank and use the money to save lives and not the bankers?
There had been reports that LAPD officials were advising business leaders to close down for the week of the convention and to be prepared to board up windows as well as keeping supplies on hand in the event the downtown area had to be closed down.
He said that BP had not been contacted by the Ministry of Health or any other Colombian government agency with a threat to close down its entire operations, and he was seeking to have the matter investigated at a high level to clarify the situation.