When Market move steady

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marriot
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When Market move steady

Post by marriot » Sun Jan 01, 2012 5:24 am

Time to times, but very often, we see simbols go steady up or down.
Range seem to reduce and.... What they have in common this movements?
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Post by jas-105 » Sun Jan 01, 2012 7:02 am

I have often wondered about this very same thing. It usually occurs on low volume markets or during quiet periods such as out-of-hours or holiday periods. Computer market-making (HFT) is most likely the reason of the pattern, kicked off by a single or small number of relatively large orders. I am guessing though.

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