An agent is a brokerage firm which does buying/selling of shares on behalf of the investor in the stock market.
It refers to the lowest price at which the owner of the equity shares is ready to sell the shares in the stock market.
A person who purchases or sells an investment on behalf of the investor/trader in return for a commission.
Bear Market It refers to a period in which the prices of equity shares fall consistently. You may look at it like beginning of a downward trend in the stock market.
Bull Market: An opposite of bear market, a bull market situation in which the prices of the stocks are increasing over a prolonged period of time. A single stock and a sector can be bullish at one time and bearish at another time.
It is the highest price that the buyer of a stock is ready to pay for a particular stock.
It relates to the amount of money or the value in cash that the holder of a security will obtain from the issuer of the security when the security matures at the specific date.
Limit Order –
A limit order is a type of order which executes at the price placed for buy or sell.
Market Order –
A market order is a type of order which executes as quickly as possible at the market price.
Day Order –
A day order is a direction to a broker to execute a trade at a specific price that expires at the end of the trading day if it is not complicated.
Authorized Shares –
This is the total number of shares that a company can trade.IPO – It is an Initial Public Offering that happens when the private company becomes a publicly traded company.
Secondary Offering –
This is another offering in order to sell more stocks and to raise more money form the public
A collection of investments owned by you.
Margin account lets a person to borrow money from the broker to buy shares.