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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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Kasilag noted that these small private schools close down because many of their students transfer to public schools "to save" money while teachers also leave "to earn" more money.
Barclays Plc (LSE: BARC) is said to be planning to close down more branches.
No explanation was given to the state government about the decision by the national minister of finance and economic planning to close down the governments accounts with the KCB.
Shares in the pharmaceutical giant weakened in the morning after Hilary Clinton's remarks, only to rally later in the session to close down 0.3% at 1653p.
Dynegy has announced its strategy to close down three coal-fired units involving two power generating facilities at Illinois in the US over unviable economic factors.
But the Health Ministry, which in particular kept issuing warnings since November 2014, failed to close down any companies until now.
MARDyN (CyHAN)- Responding to allegations that the government is preparing to close down the main opposition Republican People's Party (CHP), Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoy-lu has called on the CHP to help amend the Constitution to ban the closure of political parties.
AKEL's Eleni Mavrou said the government has consciously decided to close down CY and that all their actions were serving this purpose.
The Egyptian authorities continues to close down the Rafah crossing for the fifth day, consequent to the emergency after the terrorist attacks in the Sinai desert.
All these mills are on independent feeders and having no option but to close down operations due to electricity load shedding.
MORE than 200 management institutes have opted to close down over the last three years owing to poor placement offers and the consequent decline in the number of students seeking admission.
The ministry released a statement in response to reports that the airport will close down, saying: "Only one runway in Terminal 3 will close down from 1:30 till 5:30 am, due to the low number of flights at this time."