Investor Glossary-at the opening orderInvestor Glossary-at the opening orderInvestor Glossary-at the opening orderInvestor Glossary-at the opening orderInsightful stock market charts - Click here
investor
Categories    # A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

At The Opening Order

The HTML to link to this page
 

An at the opening order is a way for an investor to secure a position at the opening of a trading session. A trader can place a market at the opening order or a limit at the opening order. A market at the opening order is an order to buy or sell a specific number of shares at the best price available at the opening of the market session, regardless of what that price might be. A limit at the opening order specifies the price that the investor will accept. If the specified price is not available, then the limit at the opening order is canceled. An at the opening order is often employed if an investor anticipates a large price movement during the session and wishes to get in early.



Rate this at the opening order definition...

Learn about investing with the Investor Glossary Term of the Day


Click here for insightful stock market charts. Where is the market headed? The answer may surprise you. Find out
with the exclusive & Barron's recommended charts of Chart of the Day.


Popular Terms: Key Rate Duration, margin rate, stock split, irrevocable trust, required rate of return, 1031 exchange, debt service coverage, ex-dividend, ex-dividend date, covered put, 401a, average price per share, Zero Cost Collar, deferred tax, liquidity ratio, phantom income, reverse mortgage, current ratio, 1035 exchange, inflation, class C shares, balance sheet, per diem, diluted share, wholly-owned subsidiary, annual return, VIX, option premium, limit order, EBITDA, deferred revenue, stock market close, APR, in escrow, FICO score, command economy, implied volatility, open position, risk management, dividends payable, real GDP, 144a, FTSE, minority interest, LIBOR, cancelled check, labor relations, retained earnings, quality assurance


Accounting | Banking | Bonds | Brokers | Economy | Futures | Mutual Funds | Options | Real Estate | Retirement | Stocks | Taxes | Technical Analysis
Investor Glossary | Term of the Day | Suggest a Term | Chart of the Day | Dogs of the Dow
©2004-2016 Investor Glossary - All rights reserved - Terms of Use