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Out there

Definition:

Used in the context of general equities. Indication gained from their trading and inquiry activity that buyers and/or (more often) sellers are in the market and should be found to get their order. "Feels like IBM is 'out there'."

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Copyright © 2011 Campbell R. Harvey, Professor of Finance, Fuqua School of Business at Duke University

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Imbalance of orders

Used for listed equity securities. Too many market orders of one kind - to buy or to sell or limit orders to buy up or sell down, without matching orders of the opposite kind. An imbalance usually... Read More

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