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Bearish

Words used to describe investor attitude. A bearish investor believes that a particular asset or the market as a whole will decline in value.

Bearish

Describing a market for one or more securities in which there are few buyers and many sellers. A bearish market occurs due to declining prices, and it is sometimes associated with high trading volume. Investors may also describe having a bearish feeling about a market, meaning they believe (not necessarily with any analysis) that prices have been declining or soon will begin to do so.

bearish

Of or relating to the belief that a particular stock or the market as a whole is headed for a period of generally falling prices. Compare bullish.
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Warmer temperatures in most regions - particularly the North Central region - will be bearish for natural gas prices this winter.
All in all, I'm not as confident about a bearish play on S as I would be on another stock with a similar backdrop in another sector.
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Before we take a look at my favorite bullish and bearish picks from the sector, I would like to relate an interesting development involving a correlation between the market as a whole and the Select Sector Spyder Energy Fund (XLE) that Bernie Schaeffer noted earlier this morning in e-mail.
Meanwhile, more than five percent of the equity's float is sold short and it would take roughly four days to buy back these bearish bets.
A drop below would be bearish and support the bearish scenario discussed in the technicals.
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So, the book report these days is a collectively bearish one; are there any issues in the sector that represent better short plays than the others?
04, indicating sentiment that Schaeffer's interprets as BEARISH toward the stock.
4746 presents a very short term bearish opportunity against that level.
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Cable was in a long term downtrend at that point as well, but the extreme bearish.