pre-market

Definition

A period of electronic trading that takes place prior to the start of the regular trading session. Compare to After-Hours Trading.

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You should always try and break down the pre-market value so that you know how to react with the changes.

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The pre-market was abuzz with activity and he knew that the new stock option would be very popular once the market finally opened.

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The 10,000 shares were bought early this morning in the pre-market, causing a sharp increase in the price of the share during the course of the regular trading session on Tuesday.

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