A price movement in the opposite direction of the previous trend. The New York Times Financial Glossary

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  • Retracement — A temporary reversal in the direction of a stock s price that goes against the prevailing trend. A retracement does not signify a change in the larger trend. On a chart where a stock s price is generally headed upward, retracements are the small… …   Investment dictionary

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  • RETRACEMENT — Реакция цены на предыдущее движение за срок, выраженный в процентах. Наиболее общепринятые уровни retracement 38%, 50%, 62% …   Малая энциклопедия трейдера: глоссарий к книге

  • retracement — smənt noun ( s) : an act or result of retracing retracement of the outline made it sharper …   Useful english dictionary

  • retracement — See retraceable. * * * …   Universalium

  • retracement — noun a reversal in the trend of the price of a stock or commodity …   Wiktionary

  • retracement — A price movement in the opposite direction of the previous trend. Bloomberg Financial Dictionary A price move in the opposite direction of a recent trend. Chicago Mercantile Exchange Glossary …   Financial and business terms

  • retracement — n. act of going over the lines in a drawing again; act of following again; act of going over again (in the mind or physically) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • retracement — re·trace·ment …   English syllables

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