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Sidelines

Hypothetical position referring to noninvolvement in a stock; merely watching.

Sidelines

1. Describing investors who believe that the markets are too volatile to risk their money. They therefore keep their money in short-term, low-risk investments until the markets are perceived to have calmed down. Investors on the sidelines usually have lower risk tolerance than investors who keep their money in the markets during these times.

2. Describing investors who are watching a security instead of taking a position on it.
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One of the most unusual sideline celebrations takes place at Temple.
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There were earlier some speculations about possible meeting of Iranian president Hassan Rouhani and his US counterpart on the sidelines of the assembly, however it did not happened.
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Summary: Lebanese Forces leader Samir Geagea said over the weekend that Lebanon cannot remain on the sidelines of the Arab Spring if it wants to be part of history.
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In the 1880s, the perimeter of the field was roped off to keep people back from the sidelines. In 1900 violators were to be "removed from the neighborhood of the field..." and a 10-yard penalty was assessed.
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