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The high and low prices, or high and low bids and offers, recorded during a specified time.

Price Range

The high and low prices between which a security trades over a given period of time. The size of the price range is an indicator of volatility, with a large price range showing a great deal of volatility and a low range showing the opposite. A price range is also called simply a range.


The high and low prices reached by a security within a given period. A large range in relation to a security price tends to indicate greater price volatility, making the security a better candidate for trading purposes but not necessarily for investment purposes. Also called price range.


A division of land in the public land survey system.Each range line is approximately 6 miles apart and is identified according to its distance east or west from the principal meridian for the area. Range 1 West is in the column immediately west of the principal meridian for the area. See public land survey system.

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2009: Students at Fairfax High in Los Angeles pass over eight girls to select a gay senior boy as prom queen.
Chanelle, 16, says: "We started to go to Zumba so we could lose weight for prom and I lost a stone-and-a-half.
The tradition of separate proms stems from the time when schools in the South became desegregated.
It's also a way to re-live a great high school memory, or maybe re-do a prom that wasn't so great," Woodard said.
uk/proms archive gives a comprehensive snapshot of the Proms, allowing you to reminisce the musical delights and bringing you as close as you can get to the composers and artists who've made the Proms what it is.
I know that standing up for what I believe may jeopardize my safety," says Justin Daley, who organized the Tracy prom.
Thus it was that early last year Rebecca established a dress bank to provide dresses and formal accessories for high school girls anxious to attend prom and homecoming events, but unable to buy dresses and suitable accouterments.
It's his school's prom on a Friday night Her prom is Saturday, but she's decided to go to only one: Saturday morning's track meet and two dances might be too much.
He wanted to attend his graduation prom with his homosexual partner who did not attend the school.