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How do you find stock prices in real time?

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Find stock prices in real time by using the stock quote search tools on sites such as Nasdaq.com, FreeRealTime.com, MarketWatch.com or Yahoo.com, as of 2015. Each site allows you to enter one or more stock market symbols to view the company's current stock price with historical data and articles relating to the company.

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Nasdaq.com is the official website for the Nasdaq stock exchange and offers tools for viewing the sale prices on companies trading within its market. View prices by visiting its Quotes page and clicking on the Real Time Quotes link and then entering up to 25 comma delineated stock market symbols into the search field. The site displays current prices in a separate tab for each company with options to repeat the search focusing on different aspects of the company.

FreeRealTime.com offers a quick search tool in its site header that allows you to enter a stock symbol and search for quotes with news, financial reports and charts. Its information appears a table of values that cover change in price, volume and other factors. To view constantly updating quotes, create an account with the site.

MarketWatch.com functions on a similar platform, though it offers a short summary graph and price in the sidebar of each company's page. Additional charts, sales graphs and historical performance data appear as links beneath the main results.

The stock market quote lookup tool on the Finance page of Yahoo.com returns both the current price and news articles about the company, along with related articles about the industry or market.

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