When combined with the bid price information, it forms the basis of a stock quote.
Averages and Indices Statistical tools that measure the state of the stock market or the economy, based on the performance of stocks, bonds or other components.
Arbitrage The simultaneous purchase of a security on one stock market and the sale of the same security on another stock market at prices which yield a profit.
Ask or Offer The lowest price at which someone is willing to sell the security.
Advanced Companies Companies listed on TSX Venture Exchange that meet higher asset, market value and shareholder distribution requirements than those classified as venture companies.
This classification is related to TSX Venture Exchange Tier 1 status.