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  • jcbrowns jcbrowns Mar 23, 2011 6:05 PM Flag

    Market on Close Buy Orders

    Several times a week I see large market on close buy imbalance for BB&T. Yesterday the number was 640200. I rarely see any follow-up on the next business day. I ponder the question of why any individual or institution would want to buy a large number of shares at the market close. It happens with BB&T more than any other bank. If anyone has an explanation for this type of action, I would deeply appreciate an explanation.

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