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Princeton's WordNet

  1. market value, market pricenoun

    the price at which buyers and sellers trade the item in an open marketplace


  1. market pricenoun

    The price at which a product, financial instrument, service or other tradable item can be bought and sold at an open market; the going price.

  2. market pricenoun

    On restaurant menus, used to mean the price charged depends on the price of supplies, which may vary.


  1. Market price

    In economics, market price is the economic price for which a good or service is offered in the marketplace. It is of interest mainly in the study of microeconomics. Market value and market price are equal only under conditions of market efficiency, equilibrium, and rational expectations. On restaurant menus, "market price" is written instead of a price to mean "price of dish depends on market price of ingredients, and price is available upon request", and is particularly used for seafood, notably lobsters and oysters.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of market price in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of market price in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

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  1. United States:

    We had made an order but were unable to complete it because others were ready to pay three times the market price.

  2. Kara Stein:

    The rule would include many of the website disclosure requirements that are in existing orders such as disclosing the ETFs current net asset value per share, market price, and premium or discount - each as of the prior business day.

  3. Maarten Wetselaar:

    The key thing we're trying to achieve is to help customers decarbonize their energy usage, if we can do that over time by building a profitable business generating carbon credits at a cheaper cost than the market price, then we'll obviously take that.

  4. Oystein Berentsen:

    Platts should be seriously concerned as I am sure they want a fair market price, and the Dubai market now seems to become dysfunctional.

  5. Otto Friedrichsen:

    We see major challenges for the industry in setting the market price at the moment, and that is one of the reasons we're not investing in Maersk.

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