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Indicate

To give some sign of a security's or the broader economy's health. An indication may cause a company's stock to rise or fall in price. Signals can indicate both technical and fundamental information. There are three basic types of indicators. A leading indicator occurs before an event or trend takes place and is thought to be predictive. A coincident indicator happens at the same time as the general trend. Finally, a lagging indicator occurs after the trend is well established, and is thought to confirm it.
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The EU-West Africa Regional Indicative programme includes Benin, Burkina Faso, Cape Verde, Cote d'Ivoire, The Gambia, Ghana, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Liberia, Mali, Mauritania, Niger, Nigeria, Senegal, Sierra Leone and Togo.
The cabinet approved forming a committee headed by Prime Minister to review the draft of the State's indicative budget ceilings for 2014 and study the presented remarks.
The companies demanded the cancellation of the decision by the authority to apply indicative prices on cars.
com's custom two-step process, typically conducted on higher-priced properties, allows interested bidders to first qualify for a "short list" by submitting a sealed indicative offer prior to the live auction.
The reported indicative occurs also in constructions referring to the future (cf.
Mr Byng said he had been mistaken in his earlier claim he had emailed an indicative bid to meet Mr Appleton's deadline of last Friday, which had appeared to get lost in cyberspace.
WestSide further advises that LNG Limited's Indicative Proposal involved financial backing from reputable international parties.
Summary: Tools and methodology for the development of the indicative programme for national market's supply in gas have been defined by an executive decree published in the last issue of the Official Journal.
As at the close of business on 31st July 2008 the indicative Net Asset Value* per share was 1.
In a 2007 study, Campbell (Greek, Hebrew, and New Testament, Moore Theological College, Sydney, Australia) developed a model of the aspectual network within the Greek indicative mood that he thinks exhibits greater explanatory power than previous ones, and accounts for aspectual and spatial oppositions.
Meanwhile, Afghan President Hamid Karzai said at a news conference in Kabul that incidents such as the jailbreak are indicative of the weaknesses of his government.
Mexican airport operator Grupo Aeroportuario del Sureste SAB de CV (ASUR) (NYSE: ASR and BMV: ASUR) has said that its chairman and interim CEO has delivered an indicative proposal to ASUR's board of directors.