After the bell

After the bell,

Definition of After the bell:

  1. After the bell announcements are integrated into stock prices at the next market opening, as investors are not able to place orders when the market is closed. Positive information about a security released after the bell may result in a surge in early morning trading activity, while negative news may result in a lower opening price.

  2. A term that refers to the time after the close of the regular trading session. Certain news releases and earning announcements are delayed until after the bell. See Before the Bell; Embargo.

  3. After the bell refers to news, earnings reports and other activities occurring or released after the stock market close.

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