October 31, 2014
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Market Data Definitions

Bullet Quote
Heading
Description
Last Sale Most recent trade price for the current trade date (15 minutes delayed)
Last Sale Time The time at which the Last Sale was reported to the NASD (15 minutes delayed)
Net Change The difference between today's last sale price and the previous closing price
%Change The percent difference between today's last sale price and the previous closing price
Share Volume Number of shares traded for the current trade date as of the Last Sale Time
High Intra-day highest trade price for the current trade date
Low Intra-day lowest trade price for the current trade date
Previous Close The closing price (last sale price as of market close) for the most recent prior trade date on which share volume was reported
Best Bid The best (highest) price a prospective buyer is prepared to pay at a particular time for trading a unit of a given security
Bid Size The number of shares a Market Maker is obligated to trade at the Best Bid
Best Ask The best (lowest) price at which someone who owns a security offers to sell it; also known as the offer price.
Ask Size The number of shares a Market Maker is obligated to trade at the Best Ask
State Active - A security eligible for the OTC Bulletin Board (OTCBB) that meets the frequency of quotation requirement or the so-called "piggyback exception". Once the frequency of quotation or piggyback exception has been satisfied, authorized participants may register on-line in a security. As long as the security remains active, any participant may quote the security without a Form 211 submission.
Eligible - A security for which one or more Market Makers has received clearance to quote the issue on the OTCBB in the last 30 days. Securities receive eligible status if they are cleared following the filing of a Form 211 or a 15c2-11 Exemption Form. A frequency of quotation test (see also "active") is administered during the eligible period. Until the test is satisfied, any other Market Maker that wishes to quote the issue must also submit a completed Form 211.
Market Open - This value is displayed during market hours from 9:30 A.M. ET to 4:00 P.M. ET
Closed - This value is displayed outside normal market hours
Market Condition Halted - A Trading and Quotation Halt is in effect for this security
Locked - The best bid and the best ask are the same
Crossed - The best bid is higher than the best ask
Blank - No unusual market conditions exist

The Board
Heading
Description
Last Sale Most recent trade price for the current trade date (15 minutes delayed)
Best Bid The best (highest) price a prospective buyer is prepared to pay at a particular time for trading a unit of a given security
Best Bid Depth The sum of all bid sizes for market participant bid quotations that are equal to the best bid
Best Ask The best (lowest) price at which someone who owns a security offers to sell it; also known as the offer price.
Best Ask Depth The sum of all ask sizes for market participant ask quotations that are equal to the best ask
MPID A unique four letter symbol indentifying the firm posting the quote. To look up a firm's name using the MPID, visit the Symbol Directory, check the search for MPIDs and search by Symbol radio buttons and enter the MPID in the search box provided.
Bid The price a market participant is prepared to pay at a particular time to buy a unit of a given security
Bid Size The number of shares a Market Maker is obligated to trade at the Best Bid
Ask The price a market participant is prepared to pay at a particular time to sell a unit of a given security
Ask Size The number of shares a Market Maker is obligated to trade at the Best Ask
U Unsolicited quote indicator; Unsolicited quotes are quotes that do not represent a proprietary interest by the firm posting them, but reflect an unsolicited customer limit order. This column will contain a "U" for quotes that meet these criteria.
O/C Identifies whether a market participant's position in the security is open or closed
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