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Subject:  Re: Buy order or sell order Date:  10/22/2008  4:28 PM
Author:  kurtr1 Number:  2018 of 2244

Is it this simple? If the trade is at the ask, it's a buy order because a buyer put in an order which matches the ask price; and if the trade is at the buy price,it's a sell order because a seller put in an order which matches the buy price? Or is there more to it than that?
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