current price

current price UK US noun
[C] the price at which something is selling at the present time: »

Five million shares are worth about $218 million at the current price.

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While the stock market is soaring, some worry that current prices are not justified by the earnings power of U.S. companies.

at current prices — Cf. at current prices

Financial and business terms. 2012.

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