Suffixes indicating class, preferred, new, etc., are well defined for NASDAQ and NYSE, but I can't find anything documenting the meanings of the trailing punctuation. For example, here's some that I saw in today's feed from NASDAQ:

  • OHI-D*
  • REN+
  • RTN+
  • SGS=
  • F+
  • AIG+
  • BLL#
  • AA-

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What you are seeing is the Nasdaq Ticker Symbol conventions for CQS securities. You can essentially translate them at the below link:



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