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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Continued compression of risk premia, subdued volatility and signs of increased risk-taking behavior in global financial markets are all sources of concern, as they may sow the seeds for large asset price corrections in the future.
CPI deflation in August stemmed mainly from volatile foods (VF) and administered prices (AP) in line with post-Eid price corrections.
These rooms are expected to play a role in price corrections.
As we foresaw in the past quarter, the primary markets of Dubai and Abu Dhabi underwent price corrections in Q2 [2015] that will most probably result in moderate upward market movements throughout the rest of the year," Masood Al Awar, CEO of Tasweek said.
This year seems to [suggest] a stable growth period with property sales picking up in the second-half, and with price corrections in pockets.
Heightened inflation, property price corrections and possible interest-rate hikes could exert pressure on the quality of RAM's much-discussed household loans.
But the oil marketing companies (OMCs) have authorised to make price corrections from time to time.
The Galaxy S III has also seen some price corrections in certain markets globally, and that will also help with the sales.
The impact is likely to come from policy responses to high inflation that could cause steep property price corrections and pressure banks' profitability.
However, experts believe that price corrections might not be possible in near future.
Citing its own research, the Swiss daily reportedly said that the departures of David Blumer, former chief executive of asset management, and global securities chief Michael Ryan 'are a signal that Credit Suisse must undertake price corrections and that a further writedown of billions is imminent.
I think they'll have price corrections--short price corrections.