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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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Other brands which have sailed close to the wind this year include Beverage Brands' WKD, which came under fire for causing "serious and widespread offence".
The Glaciere project aims to keep disadvantaged children sailing close to the wind on the straight and narrow.
In the 1993 report, an officer notes that Hamilton "has undoubtedly sailed very close to the wind for many years".
The spunky Scotsman, one of that rare breed of broadcasters who flies close to the wind in live transmissions, welcomes Martin O'Neill into his lair.
We will continue to support local communities close to the wind farm through our Community Benefit Fund.
Consultant Dr Fiona Wisniacki told him they were already "sailing close to the wind every day" in the unit built to cope with 20,000 emergency admissions a year but now dealing with 50,000.
This club is sailing very close to the wind in terms of ceasing to exist.
Blues have been sailing close to the wind with the strikers they've got and this could rebound on them.
Judge Beatrice Bolton warned him: "You are sailing pretty close to the wind.
Although Gae was sailing rather close to the wind when he first called the highlystrung makeup girl `piggy', he wasn't to know that Tania takes a bit of harmless ribbing about as well as water turns into wine.