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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This is a capitulation by you so we don't need the drivel about apologies et cetera.
The capitulation of Japan brought the Second World War to an end in Southeast Asia 74 years ago, and with it the entire Kingdom of the Netherlands.
Cllr Alden later added: "If in the near future there is a 'For Sale' sign up on the historic council house because they have been forced to further asset strip this city to pay for their capitulation; if council tax continues to raise above inflation; if community libraries, leisure centres and other local services are closed to balance the books then Birmingham public will know just who to blame."
'It is not difficult to visualise the consequences of capitulation.'
According to the survey, 81% said that they agreed with Liberman that the cease-fire was a "capitulation to terrorism" and 55% said that they supported Liberman's decision to leave the coalition.
My salad days trading currencies and financial futures have neurologically programmed me to seek out the 'capitulation trade', that ideal entry point when trends magically reverse and the trade then mints money on the path to Valhalla/Shangri La/Elysium.
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.
Former Greek Finance Minister Yanis Varoufakis reproached Tsipras on Saturday for capitulation to international creditors:
And striker Kenny Miller reckons it would be the biggest capitulation in history if they failed to even make the end-of-season shoot-out.
embargo on trade and travel would require action by Congress, where Cuban-American lawmakers have denounced Obama's action as a capitulation to the Castro regime,.
It took about a second or two for "capitulation" to spring into my mind, but my next reaction said so much about what could well be the most miserable 12 months I've experienced as a Cardiff City fan.
And they need to prove themselves after last week's capitulation at Leicester.