Market correction

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Market correction

A relatively short-term drop in stock market prices, generally viewed as bringing overpriced stocks back to a level closer to companies' actual values.

Market Correction

A drop in the price of a security when that security has been overbought and therefore overpriced. Market corrections are usually short-term and are necessary for the stability of the security.
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New York: Concerns over a possible home price correction for Houston in the immediate aftermath of Hurricane Harvey appear to be unfounded, according to Fitch Ratings in its latest quarterly U.
In particular, according to the experts, not every investor is ready to make investments in bitcoin, which has high volatility evidenced by the sharp price correction it has experienced since mid-December 2017 falling by more than 40 percent in a month.
According to the Gulf News report, even market professionals were waiting for a price correction in mid-2017, but it never materialised.
corrigendumview original respondentsversion 103 jan 2018corrigendum 02 - quantity and price correction after clarification.
2 per cent since December 8 against the US dollar, which has resulted in stock price correction of HCAR, PSMC, and INDU by 5.
Eugen Weinberg, head of commodities research at Commerzbank, says that risk-on sentiment has been a feature of the copper market for quite some time, but he expects a price correction before too long.
Food industry experts say a price correction could be just around the corner.
Tribune News Network Doha The real estate sector in Qatar is witnessing a price correction as the market attempts to adjust itself after a spell of steady price hike, a report published by Al Asmakh Real Estate Development Company has said.
Given the current ratio of prices to incomes in London, a price correction of even 40-50% in the most expensive London boroughs does not seem impossible.
2 million barrels-a-day - with some experts deeming it necessary to spur a market price correction and to narrow the gap between suppy and demand.
According to Chestertons, the price correction has been absorbed at different levels depending upon the location and type of property.
Summary: The UAEEe's residential real estate sector is undergoing another price correction, particularly in Dubai.