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The amount of trading sustained in a security or in the entire market during a given period. Especially heavy volume may indicate that important news has just been announced or is expected. See also average daily volume
Volume is the number of shares traded in a company's stock or in an entire market over a specified period, typically a day.
Unusual market activity, either higher or lower than average, is typically the result of some external event. But unusual activity in an individual stock reflects new information about that stock or the stock's sector.
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measurements were done with the idea of disclosing beginning small airway disease in young people, as an adjunct to flow volume loop analysis, and as a measurement of distribution of ventilation.