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Market break

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Market Break

A sudden, unexpected change in a security's price or in a market's value. While a market break could indicate either upward or downward change, the connotation is negative. Especially on the futures market, a market break means a steep decline in price, usually the result of a natural disaster affecting the underlying assets.

market break

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And, moreover, when you come right down to the bedrock, knight-errantry is WORSE than pork; for whatever happens, the pork's left, and so somebody's benefited anyway; but when the market breaks, in a knight-errantry whirl, and every knight in the pool passes in his checks, what have you got for assets?
Tenders are invited for This market is a market of supply contracts for the supply and delivery of equipment to the Centre competence AutoFORM, sis Boulevard Sainte Beuve 1 in 4000 Liege this market breaks down into 5 lots, namely:
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The proposal was based on a study of listed options capital requirements which was undertaken by OCC and CBOE following the market breaks of 1987 and 1989.
Clearly, there have been market crashes (1929), market breaks (1987) and market corrections (1989) when the prices of all securities plummeted precipitously.
It is best to keep your powder dry until the market breaks out of this range, but a rally is likely over the next week.
This market breaks down as follows:: - The production of heat for heating by hot water;: - The production of heat for the heating of domestic hot water (including: ECS production by electric balloon);: - Ancillary services:: 1.
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