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A stock or group of stocks that is the first to move in a market upsurge or downturn.
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The stocks with the highest trading volume over a given period of time. Leadership may give an indication of future market movements. That is, a large amount of interest in certain stocks may mean that the market will continue to be interested in them. Leadership may be either good or bad for the market. For example, poor leadership may result from too much speculation, while solid leadership comes from sustainable investing practices. It is also called market leadership.
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An active stock that tends to lead the general market in price movements. For example, strength and activity may have made a stock a leader in a recent upward market movement.
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Leader of the house in the Senate said that the visit of Afghan Parliamentary delegation was highly important.
But the Commons Leader said: "I just want to be very clear, I am indeed a reforming Leader of the House of the Commons, and for me, treating colleagues with courtesy and respect is at the forefront of that reform."
The Leader of the House said the traffics in Dhaka city are now struggling to control signal due to pressure of huge number of vehicles.
Imran Khan was elected leader of the house on August 17.
Leader of the House while welcoming the Brazilian envoy observed that Pakistan and Brazil have historically enjoyed cordial and friendly relations.
She informed that committee had also recommended quashing of terrorism section included in the case which had been registered against the Leader of the House.
The opposition could have fielded a joint candidate but PPP did what it accused of PML (N) during election for office of the leader of the House. The PPP then accused PML (N) of not taking other parties on board while nominating Mian Shahbaz Sharif as its nominee and insisted on change of the candidate, a demand, which was rejected by PML (N).
'Prime Minister Imran Khan is pleased to appoint Senator Syed Shibli Faraz to act as Leader of the House on behalf of the PM to represent government and to regulate government business in the Senate with effect from August 24,' said the secretariat's notification.
Jibrin was a one time Speaker of Kogi State House of Assembly and until his death, he was the Deputy Leader of the House of Representatives.
The Leader of the House said that none of the parties in the unity government has withdrawn itself from the government.
Meanwhile, this session will see some operation developments, which include the introduction of Leader of the House Question Time.