Bullish, bearish

Words used to describe investor attitudes. Bullish refers to an optimistic outlook while bearish means a pessimistic outlook. The New York Times Financial Glossary

Financial and business terms. 2012.

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  • bearish — When market prices tend to go lower, the market is said to be bearish. Someone who expects prices to trend lower is bearish. The CENTER ONLINE Futures Glossary Words used to describe investor attitude. A bearish investor believes that a… …   Financial and business terms

  • Bearish — Das Börsensentiment (franz. Sentiment für: Empfindung, Gefühl) ist das deutsche Kunstwort für die Stimmungen (bullish, bearish, euphorisch, panisch) an den Investitions und Spekulationsmärkten der Börse. Stimmungsindikatoren sind der Maßstab für… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Bullish — Das Börsensentiment (franz. Sentiment für: Empfindung, Gefühl) ist das deutsche Kunstwort für die Stimmungen (bullish, bearish, euphorisch, panisch) an den Investitions und Spekulationsmärkten der Börse. Stimmungsindikatoren sind der Maßstab für… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • bearish note — UK US noun [C] (also bear note) FINANCE, STOCK MARKET ► a statement in a report by a financial organization saying that it expects the price of a particular company s shares to go down: issue/publish a bearish note on sth »The heavyweight… …   Financial and business terms

  • bullish note — UK US noun [C] (also bull note) FINANCE, STOCK MARKET ► a statement in a report by a financial organization saying that it expects the price of a particular company s shares to go up: »It s shares advanced 10p to 214p, helped by a bullish note… …   Financial and business terms

  • bullish — A tendency for prices to move up. The CENTER ONLINE Futures Glossary Word used to describe an investor s attitude. Bullish refers to an optimistic outlook, while bearish means a pessimistic outlook. Bloomberg Financial Dictionary * * * bullish… …   Financial and business terms

  • Bearish Belt Hold — A candlestick pattern that forms during an upward trend. This is what happens in the pattern: following a stretch of bullish trades, a bearish or black candlestick occurs; the opening price, which becomes the high for the day, is higher than the… …   Investment dictionary

  • Bullish Belt Hold — A trend in candlestick charting that occurs during a downward movement. After a stretch of bearish candlesticks, a bullish or white candlestick forms. The opening price, which becomes the low for the day, is significantly lower then the closing… …   Investment dictionary

  • bearish — bear|ish [ˈbeərıʃ US ˈber ] adj a) a bearish market is one where the prices of ↑shares are decreasing →↑bullish b) someone who is bearish expects the price of business shares to go down →↑bullish >bearishly adv >bearishness n …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • bullish — [[t]b ʊlɪʃ[/t]] 1) ADJ GRADED On the stock market, if there is a bullish mood, prices are expected to rise. Compare bearish. The market opened in a bullish mood. 2) ADJ GRADED: oft ADJ about/on n If someone is bullish about something, they are… …   English dictionary

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