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Read the Tape
Informal; to observe transactions
on the market
without participating. Investors
generally read the tape in order to identify buy
and sell points. Regulators
may also read the tape to look for evidence of illegal or unethical trades
read the tape
To observe security price and volume information as it appears on the consolidated tape. Some traders read the tape in an attempt to spot irregular trades or price movements that signal buying or selling opportunities.
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