Weak market

Weak market

A market with few buyers and many sellers and a declining trend in prices.

Weak Market

A market for one or more securities in which there are few buyers and many sellers. A weak market comes about due to declining prices, and it is sometimes associated with high trading volume. See also: Bear market, Panic sell.
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Penske Automotive Group (NYSE:PAG) shares are trading lower after the company reported worse-than-expected second-quarter sales, which were impacted by weak market conditions in the U.K.
(Alliance News) - Convenience foods producer Greencore Group PLC on Tuesday said site disposals, business exits and weak market conditions dented revenue growth in the third quarter of financial 2019.
Summary: Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], July 10 (ANI): Equity indices edged lower on Wednesday afternoon amid weak market sentiment as investors worried over the impact of a surcharge on foreign portfolio investors.
Weak market conditions will continue to translate in higher leverage in the real estate sector and has already led to some negative rating actions over the past six months, she added.
Bucking the weak market trend, Yes Bank, Asian Paints, Adani Ports, Sun Pharma, Hero MotoCorp, HUL, Maruti, PowerGrid, IndusInd Bank, Axis Bank, coal India, and M&M rose up to 5.49 percent.
Promising demographic dividend and weak market competition in India and Southeast Asia, for example, have led to them becoming the new battlegrounds for the hungry Chinese smartphone vendors.
According to the report, 17% of companies suffer this problem, while 14% of them fall due to the weak market itself.
The firm said that it has swung to a net loss in the second quarter because of weak market operations.
MARKS & Spencer revealed its beleaguered clothing arm suffered its worst sales performance for more than a decade as it cut back on promotions amid a "weak market".
LOW MARKS Marks & Spencer revealed its beleaguered clothing arm suffered its worst sales performance for more than a decade as it cut back on promotions amid a "weak market".
However, a very weak market in Brazil, a weak market in China and lower volumes in North America, resulted in a currency-adjusted decrease in consolidated sales for Q3.
According to the company, this decrease was as a result of a very weak market in Brazil, a weak market in China and lower volumes in North America.