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Change

The difference between the closing price on a trading day and the closing price on the previous trading day. The change may be positive or negative. For example, if a stock closes at $11 on Tuesday and $12 on Wednesday, it has a change of +$1. On the other hand, if the stock falls to $10 on Friday, it has a change of -$2. Change is also called net change. See also: Technical Analysis.

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Students indicated communication was needed to express the multiple options and the many angles from which members within the changing group viewed the assignment.
Changing the compensation plan is a key management tool since compensation can effectively modify behavior.
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Three important trends in the current "risk society" are globalization, "detraditionalization" (i.e., the changing of traditions and customs around the world), and the concept of social reflexivity.
Changing organizational structures and relationships.
In many cases, better results can be achieved by changing the outside dimensions of the preform cavity rather than those of the inside core.
Thompson: We're in the transaction processing and information technology business; its an industry that's changing probably more rapidly than anything out there.
* Why are we changing and how is it relevant and important to me?
Nineteenth-century America suffered from monetary crises, recessions, deflation, labor unrest, and the problems of mergers and takeovers as the industrial landscape accommodated to the changing technologies of the railroad, telegraph, and electricity.
A metaphor for discontinuous change would be the changing visual patterns in a kaleidoscope.
Because if you change more than one independent variable at the same time--say, by changing the design of the plane and the paper it is made of--you'll never know which change caused the response in the dependent variable, or how much each change contributed to the response.
Covington's chief determined that the first step in implementing the task force was to educate police personnel on the inadequacies of the original schedule and the changing needs of the community and department.