Staying power


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Staying power

The ability of an investor to stay in the market and not to sell out of a position when an investment has fallen in value.

Staying Power

Informal; the ability of an investor to refuse to give into fear after a loss and to remain in the market. Because every investor loses on some positions, it is necessary to have staying power in order to become (and to be considered) a "serious" investor.
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Through the Staying Power campaign, IOF calls for action from people with osteoporosis, physicians, patient groups and government healthcare systems to address the worrying findings published in the report issued today.
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