Fresh signal

Fresh signal

Piece of information (fundamental or technical) leading one to believe a stock will move in a certain manner.

Fresh Signal

In fundamental analysis and technical analysis, an indicator. A fresh signal is a sign that a security will behave in a certain way, and the term especially applies if it indicates that the security's trend is about to change from positive to negative or vice versa. Before a fresh signal is taken too seriously, it needs confirmation, or a separate indicator showing that the fresh signal is part of a trend, rather than an anomaly. See also: Buy signal, Sell signal.
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Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba Group Holding Ltd, which dominates online sales in the country, on Tuesday lowered its sales forecasts in a fresh signal that the economic slowdown is taking a bite out of consumer spending.
The number of people filing new claims for unemployment insurance in the US unexpectedly rose in the latest week to its highest level in close to six months, a fresh signal of sluggish economic recovery.
SENDS FRESH SIGNAL FOR COMPROMISE WITH OPPOSITION OVER CONSTITUIONAL BILL
Oregon and the nation will get a fresh signal in the coming two weeks about whether consumers are gaining confidence or still feeling bruised.
When it drops from its highest level, it may be time to exit the position and wait for a fresh signal from the the DI+/DI-.
If it is different to his original decision, the umpire will touch both shoulders, each with the opposition hand, to revoke the previous signal and then make a fresh signal as per the revised decision.
But investors took the news as a fresh signal to sell the stock.
Approvals for home loans also fell to their lowest level for almost a decade as the figures provided further evidence of a slowing housing market and a fresh signal that the next movement in interest rates will be down.
The move will be seen as a fresh signal by the government of its determination to press ahead with its modernisation agenda which has become central to the whole dispute.
Mr Kerry, who branded Assad a "thug" and "murderer", also gave a fresh signal that the US will not wait for UN weapons inspectors to complete their work before hitting Assad's regime.
In a fresh signal that the Fed will have another rate cut next month, Bernanke said the Fed ''will be carefully evaluating incoming information bearing on the economic outlook and will act in a timely manner as needed to support growth and to provide adequate insurance against downside risks.
It follows a fresh signal from Mr Raynsford yesterday that the North-East will be among the first regions to hold a referendum on the issue.