Refers to the direction that prices are moving in relation to trading in the previous reporting period(s).
- Higher - When the majority of sales are at prices measurably higher than the previous trading session.
- Firm - Prices are tending higher, but not measurably so.
- Steady - Prices are unchanged from previous trading session.
- Weak - Prices are tending lower, but not measurably so.
- Lower - Prices for most sales are measurably lower than the previous session.