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Bullish

Word used to describe an investor's attitude. Bullish refers to an optimistic outlook, while bearish means a pessimistic outlook.

Bullish

Describing an indicator that prices are likely to rise. A simple example of a bullish indicator is a large number of margin transactions, which means investors are buying and generally leads to higher prices. See also: Bearish.

bullish

Of or relating to the belief that a particular stock or the market as a whole is headed for a period of generally rising prices. Compare bearish.
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And the 18-year-old has already talked bullishly of making a dramatic impact on the professional ranks and beating Naseem Hamed's record to become the youngest ever world champion from this country.
Chelsea's John Terry yesterday bullishly insisted his team-mates would relish a capital crunch as the reward for their 1-0 aggregate victory over VfB Stuttgart.
Adams yesterday bullishly stated the trio remained available for selection, despite standing accused of a serious sexual assault on three women during last week's training camp in La Manga.
This will sound big-headed,' said the Zimbabwean, unusually bullishly, with regard to his claims for a place in the England one-day squad, 'but I do feel I can offer more in the one-day environment than the majority of people playing in the side now.
23 ranks in the 81st annual percentile, implying that option players on the exchange have been more bullishly biased toward MRVL only 19% of the time during the past year.
Family man Bobby Walker (Ben Affleck), is axed and bullishly tells his wife Maggie (Rosemarie DeWitt) that he will quickly find another job.
The trade association said it was "disappointed but not surprised" at the figures, and bullishly claimed that the market remained strong.
It threatens Mr Blair with a rare defeat in the Commons,although Labour loyalists were bullishly predicting a narr ow government win.
However Andrew said bullishly afterwards: "The result doesn't matter - what matters is getting our players playing and experiencing the real physical side of the game.
Yet, bullishly, BT still pursued its patent claim on hyperlinks for almost two years.
Actually, the fact that Cantrell's quartet weren't bullishly slick or brashly over-confident made a welcome change, building a homely, relaxed intimacy with the audience.
As such, a filter designed to find "Stocks with a low put/call ratio" will return those equities with a wealth of bullishly oriented call options.