Underwriters analyze numerous factors when attempting to determine a security's offering price. Ideally, an investment bank should accurately assess the value of the securities and the underlying firm, raising funds for the issuing company and selling the securities to investors for a fair offering price.
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offering price — UK US noun [C] ► STOCK MARKET OFFER PRICE(Cf. ↑offer price) … Financial and business terms
offering price — I. noun Etymology: offering from present participle of offer (I) : the price quoted for a commodity or service in a schedule of prices or price list II. noun : the price at which an open end mutual fund is sold consisting of its asset value u … Useful english dictionary
offering price — the price quoted when something is offered for sale, esp. the price per share, as of an investment security or mutual fund being sold to the public. * * * … Universalium
offering price — Fin the price at which somebody offers a share of a stock for sale. Also known as offer price … The ultimate business dictionary
offering price — issue price … Accounting dictionary
Public Offering Price - POP — The price at which new issues of stock are offered to the public by an underwriter. Because the goal of an IPO is to raise money, underwriters must determine a public offering price that will be alluring to investors. When underwriters determine… … Investment dictionary
aggregate offering price — USA The total offering price of an offering to the public. The aggregate offering price is determined by the number of offered securities multiplied by the price per security to the public. Practical Law Dictionary. Glossary of UK, US and… … Law dictionary
public offering price — The price of a new issue of securities at the time that the issue is offered to the public. Bloomberg Financial Dictionary * * * ► See POP … Financial and business terms
price — A fixed value of something. Prices are usually expressed in monetary terms. In a free market, prices are set as a result of the interaction of supply and demand in a market; when demand for a product increases and supply remains constant, the… … Financial and business terms
offering — An issue of securities offered for sale to the public or private group. Securities offerings are generally of two types: primary (proceeds going to the company for some lawful purpose) and secondary (where the funds go to a person other than the… … Black's law dictionary