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Glossary Term: VOLUME

Definition(s) for VOLUME:


1. ) The daily number of shares traded in a security.

2. ) The number of purchases or sales of a commodityfutures contract made during a specified period of time, often the totaltransactions for one trading day.

3. ) Simply put, Volume is the number of shares traded during any given period, usually hour, day, week, or month. It is the basic yet important analysis of volume that provides investors with an element of technical analysis. Volume can provide valuable clues as to the intensity of a given price move.

4. ) The number of shares or contracts traded in a security or an entire market during a given period. Volume is normally considered on a daily basis, with a daily average being computed for longer periods.

5. ) The daily cumulative volume for each security.


See Also:
DOWN VOLUME, TOTAL VOLUME, TRADING VOLUME, UP VOLUME, UP VOLUME, VOLUME DISCOUNT, PUT-CALL VOLUME RATIO, VOLUME+, VOLUME ROC, VOLUME BY PRICE, VOLUME FLOW INDICATOR, VOLUME OSCILLATOR, VOLUME ACCUMULATION, UPSIDE-DOWNSIDE VOLUME, TRADE VOLUME INDEX, PRICE VOLUME RANK, POSITIVE VOLUME INDEX


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