market screening


The process of discovering relevant information about a tradable asset in order to determine a fair price for the asset. Primarily used to avoid creating an adverse transaction. For example, an investor will conduct market screening to see if a company's operations support a stock price.

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You should try and do some market screening to figure out if there is any thing you could take advantage of.

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The market screening was meant do figure out a good price and a fair one too for the asset, which was a good idea.

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A good investment firm will do market screening and other vital research before investing their client's money in the stock market.

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