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Whipsaw

1. A change in a security's price quickly followed by another change in the opposite direction. For example, a security could rise $1 then quickly lose $2, or it could fall 50 cents then rise 75 cents. Whipsaws are significant risks for day traders and speculators who may lose large amounts of money in short-term trading.

2. To buy securities at a market top or to sell at a market bottom. That is, one whipsaws when one buys or sells securities at exactly the worst possible time. One whipsaws out of fear or out of misreading market signals. To whipsaw is also called to chatter.
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I, of course, recanted within a week but the love affair of the chattering classes as a whole with Musharraf lasted for a long time.
Two decades ago, the chattering classes fretted about economic upheaval rising from Japan and the Asian Tigers.
PAUL Gascoigne's tears prompted an English football revolution, forcing it into the dinner-party conversation of the chattering classes and alerting Rupert Murdoch to the need to invest in what had become the hottest property in satellite television's short lifespan.
The chattering classes are masters of turning proximal harms into distant harms--to others.
Why would a man, desperate for the attention of the chattering classes, a man who would give up his citizenship to be called a Lord in someone else's country throw it all away?
And Zhou's homemaker's guide, which she presents under the moniker Jo Jo, is a hit with the emerging chattering classes.
The general response among America's chattering classes has been that Reagan was the political equivalent of the millionth customer at Bloomingdale's.
Resnick seems too preoccupied with Quebec's aspirations to deal with British Columbians as more than people who have to come to terms with the challenges of that nation-province's chattering classes, including its political elites.
So, on the grounds that ridicule from the educated chattering classes will bring about a swift demise of building materials-style 'materiality' among the half-baked, will 'blob architecture' similarly fade from our language?
Unfortunately she ignored their advice, basked for a while in the praise of the chattering classes and the politically correct, and then committed suicide.
When he was elected as Speaker, London's chattering classes mocked his Glasgow vowels, suggested he wasn't from the right stock to take up the historic position.