Market Tops financial definition of Market Tops
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(1) The point in time at which a security's price begins to trend downwards after trending upwards. (2) The price level at which a security's price begins to trend downwards after trending upwards.
The high point of stock prices measured by one or more of the stock averages or indexes. Compare market bottom
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Writing for investors interested in participating in long-term uptrends and avoiding downtrends, the authors provide techniques for identifying major market tops
and bottoms in the equity market based on the Wyckoff and Lowry methods.
Wall Street itself is notorious for overhiring at market tops
, and overfiring at market bottoms.
Obviously, if the market tops
out in this range, the property/casualty insurance market faces little threat of demise at the hands of capital-market financing.