## What is a board lot size?

A board lot is a standard number of shares that’s determined based on two things: the exchange where the security trades and the stock price. Generally, a board lot for stocks priced at \$1 or more is equal to 100 shares. If you trade a number of shares that’s not a full board lot, it is referred to as an odd lot.

## How big is a lot size stocks?

100 share units
A lot is the number of units of a financial instrument that is traded on an exchange. For stocks, a round lot is 100 share units, but they can also be traded in any number of shares.

How many shares is a lot?

Price Band (in Rs.) Lot Size (no. of Shares)
Upto 14 10000
more than 14 upto 18 8000
more than 18 upto 25 6000
more than 25 upto 35 4000

What is the meaning of 1 lot?

Standard Lot: 1 standard lot is equivalent to the volume of 100,000 units. Whenever you purchase 1 lot of a currency pair, you buy 100,000 units of the base currency (the first currency in a pair). For instance, buying 1 lot of the EUR/USD means you buy 100,000 EUR.

### Can I buy less than 1 lot?

The number of lots depends on the share price, so you may not necessarily get 100 share with \$500 (think DBS/OCBC). However you can buy odd lots if you really need to, but I highly discourage it. If you are buying through a brokerage house then the minimum shares you have to buy is 100 shares.

### How do I calculate my lot size?

How to Calculate Lot Sizes Into Acres

1. Measure the length and width of the land plot in feet if it is square or rectangular.
2. Multiply the length times the width of rectangular land plots to get the area in square feet.
3. Divide the number obtained in Step 2 by 43,560.

Do I have to buy 100 shares of stock?

There is no minimum order limit on the purchase of a publicly-traded company’s stock. Investors may consider buying fractional shares through a dividend reinvestment plan or DRIP, which don’t have commissions.

Which stock has lowest lot size?

Below are the NSE F&O Lot Size for the stocks and indices traded on NSE.

NIFTY BANK BANKNIFTY 25
ADITYA BIRLA FASHION & RT ABFRL 2600
ACC LIMITED ACC 500