bear tack

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a downward movement in the value of a stock, part of the market, or the market as a whole

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  • Bear Tack — A fall in the price of a stock, sector, or market, or investor sentiment that assumes a fall will happen soon. A bear tack is usually used to describe bearish movement in the short to medium term. In sailing, a tack is a maneuver in which a boat… …   Investment dictionary

  • bear tack — (BAYR tak) n. A downward movement in the value of a stock, sector, or the market as a whole; a general sentiment that assumes a stock, sector, or the market will go down over the short or medium term. Example Citation: Technology, media and… …   New words

  • bear jam — (BAYR jam) n. A traffic jam in a park caused by motorists stopping to watch one or more bears. Example Citation: Roadside bears that prompt cars to stop, causing traffic jams, have become the park s biggest bear problem, according to park… …   New words

  • tack — Synonyms and related words: MO, aberrancy, aberration, about ship, affix, algorithm, alter, alteration, ameliorate, annex, append, approach, articulate, attach, attack, azimuth, back and fill, back band, backstrap, baste, batten, batten down, be… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • tack — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) n. thumbtack, carpet tack, etc.; nail; change of course, yaw, veer; route, course, path; food, fare. v. change course or direction; yaw; zigzag; baste. See connection, direction, deviation. II (Roget s… …   English dictionary for students

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  • Nasdaq — v. To decline sharply in value or quantity. Example Citation: Yet while his quarterback rating has Nasdaqed, Griese has been criticized for not making enough big plays. Adam Schefter, Myriad reasons account for Broncos recent slide, The Denver… …   New words

  • Rio hedge — n. When a money losing bond trader makes one final trade to recoup his losses, but hedges his bet by purchasing a one way ticket to Rio de Janeiro or some other far off locale. Example Citation: During the past few months, Steve Duthie secretly… …   New words

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  • fallen angel — n. A company whose once sky high stock price has come down to earth. Example Citation: My wife knows me as a perfidious stock picker. Over the years my technique has been to buy a fallen angel at 4, then ride it to 2, panic and bail. Rich… …   New words

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