|EPIC ||This is the unique
identifying code for an Equity - e.g. VOD is the epic code for VODAFONE
|Name ||This is the
registered trading name of the company - e.g. BT Group
|Mid ||The normal price
quoted in the press for the companies shares, being the mid point between
the bid and offer spread.
|Chg ||This is the points
change on the day for any given specific stock. For example in the
|BT Group 204.75 -4.25
||BT Group has lost 4.25 pence on the
|% ||This shows the Mid
percentage change on the day.
|Bid: ||The bid price shows
the price at which market makers will buy stock from you. It is taken as
the highest bid price being quoted by a number of market makers.
|Offer: ||The offer price
shows the price at which the market makers will sell the stock to you. It
is taken as the lowest offer price from a number of market makers.
|High: ||This is the current
highest mid price reached that day.
|Low: ||This is the current
lowest mid price reached that day.
|Open: ||This is the Mid
price at which the stock began the day trading. This price can differ from
the previous days closing price.
|Close: ||This is the Mid
price at which the stock closed on the previous days trading. Again this
can differ from the opening price.
|Vol: ||This is the
accumulating total of all trades during the trading day. If stocks are
being traded in a chosen company then this figure will rise throughout the
day depending on how much stock is being traded.
|Trade Price: ||This is the
price at which the last transaction was made.
|Trade Vol: ||This is the
volume of the last transaction i.e. the total number of shares in that
|Trade Time: ||This is the
time at which the last transaction was declared.