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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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Talbott is too much of a British-educated gentleman to give away very much about his own feelings as he watched the Bill-Boris duet at close quarters. He resists the temptation to take retrospective swipes at his administration colleagues, save a momentary wince over the Lewinsky affair.
After seeing the fences for herself at close quarters, I hope she gives us the green light to at least keep the race as an option, but there's no point in getting too excited at this stage, as it's a long way off and you wouldn't know if he'd get the slow ground he needs.
When a young man came to a Renaissance painter in order to learn the craft, he moved in with the master, watching him at close quarters, catching the rhythms of his movements and the overall pattern of his life.
In a family, where we live at close quarters, no one can miss it, and everyone suffers.
When a material becomes a superconductor, current-carrying electrons behave as if they were paired, even though electrons at close quarters repel each other.
Having seen Frampton operate at close quarters Froch has joined the Jackal's growing army of fans and he has advised his supporters not to miss the chance to see a future world champion in action.
One of their funeral homes in Garston held an open day where members of the public could see at close quarters the work of a funeral director.
"So he's training with us, which is excellent because we can look at him at close quarters and make a judgment, albeit a quick one."