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To: Woodman

Why can’t stocks be bid on like anything else? We really need “market makers”? Why don’t we need these same people for any other aspect of our lives?


17 posted on 10/29/2012 5:41:32 AM PDT by Red in Blue PA (Read SCOTUS Castle Rock vs Gonzales before dialing 911!)
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To: Red in Blue PA

Believe it or not, Market Makers stabilize the process. They consolidate and bundle orders into Block trades. Price movements are smother than if every odd piece was executed on the fly.


19 posted on 10/29/2012 6:34:52 AM PDT by Woodman
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