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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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The closest 1-2-3 men's finish was a tenth of a second in the 1992 men's downhill.
Jurgens and his colleagues expected to get high-resolution images because Mercury was near its closest approach to Earth and the VLA telescopes had been arranged to form a particularly large radio "ear.
At present, the closest bitumen production in the Athabasca oil sands region is Suncor's Firebag development located about 30 miles (50 km) west of Oilsands Quest's permit boundary; it is currently producing 10,000 to 15,000 barrels of bitumen per day.
While Clinton has weathered many political crises, many of his closest friends are so shaken by the accusations that they are not automatically pronouncing him innocent.
The third blast registered only faintly at the closest stations, and scientists are analyzing the explosion to explain this surprising result.
Even among those who are closest to retirement age, just one in five claim to have a sound understanding, and nearly half need help with understanding the coverage and options.
Giotto seemed to be surviving the dust onslaught unscathed until about 2 seconds before its point of closest approach, when it was suddenly dealt a blow -- whether by dust or chunk-sized rubble was initially unclear.
Sales Associates tallied record sales and completed almost twice as many real estate transactions per agent as its closest Northern California-based competitor, according to the annual "Power Broker Report" published by National Relocation & Real Estate, a respected industry publication.
And while we had numerous beautiful cats - from Persians to Siamese - this Aby is the closest representation of its breed standard of any of the felines at our international show this year.
On the other hand, according to a different ESA document -- and there are researchers with this view too -- "it is not expected that the spacecraft will survive beyond the point of closest approach to the comet.
Cybertrust's next closest competitor's market share representation is 3.
In the closest-to-the-pin contest, Smith was the closest to the fourth hole, coming within six feet.