Capitulation


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Capitulation

A situation in which a market gives back many or all of its previous gains. That is, prices drop significantly during a capitulation. Some investors believe that capitulation is an opportunity to buy because some securities tend to drop too much and will eventually recover nicely. However, capitulation can result in significant losses to those who already own the securities involved.
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Lahore [Pakistan], December 5 ( ANI ): A social activist has gone missing from Pakistan's Lahore city following a discussion session on the topic of extremism in context of a recent sit-in staged by religious parties in Faizabad and state's subsequent capitulation to it.
And he decided that capitulation was the ultimate strategy," Varoufakis told the BBC.
He said: "If we weren't to make the play-offs it would be the biggest capitulation ever.
I'm sure some will think me harsh in my judgment and others will say I've been too lenient, but one thing I believe there would be general agreement on is that there have been many more capitulations in 2014 than there have been in any other year in the last decade.
REPORT: SEE PULL-OUT Gutless SHERWOOD FUMING AT SHOCKING SPURS CHELSEA 4 TOTTENHAM 0 BY ANTHONY CLAVANE capitulation down to, Sherwood said: "A lack of characters.
The 25-year-old suffered an ankle knock a week ago and was in plaster as he watched the capital club's 7-0 capitulation to Malmo.
Half-century partnerships between Azhar Ali and Imran Farhat, and the unlikely pairing of Saeed Ajmal and wicketkeeper Sarfraz Ahmed, were in vain as Pakistan managed only a minor improvement on their first-innings capitulation to 156 all out.
No matter your view of the Syrian regime, it is completely unrealistic in the current situation - when there is fighting in the cities - to say that the only way out is the unilateral capitulation of one of the opposing sides," said Lavrov.
But does this mean that the government is ready for capitulation.
PERHAPS the saddest aspect of Arsenal's capitulation in the San Siro, a 4-0 hiding which had an eerie end-of-an-era feel about it, was that Arsene Wenger no longer seems to trust his own instincts.
The opposition accused the prime minister of capitulation and public demonstration of incapacity to integrate Macedonia although he promised the integration in his election program.
Issues such as capitulation, US forces' freedom of action, detention of Afghan nationals and US troops' extraterritorial missions for chasing enemy combatants are among the US demands allowed by the draft agreement, "and the Afghan government has no right to prevent the aforementioned," Seyhoon added.