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who believes a stock
or the overall market
will decline. A bear market is a prolonged period of falling stock prices, usually by 20% or more. Related: bull
An investor who believes a security or some other asset or the security markets in general will follow a broad downward path. An investor can often be a bear on a particular security but not on the general market and vice versa. Compare bull
bear a person who sells a financial security (stock, share, foreign currency, etc.) in expectation that its market price is likely to fall. See SPECULATION. Compare BULL.
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With another major storm bearing down
on Southern California, crews scrambled Thursday to fix leaks in the new $900,000 roof at Los Angeles City Hall, which recently underwent a $300 million seismic upgrade.
The senior recovered a snap that sailed over his head, then managed to punt the ball on the run with two defenders bearing down
With flu season bearing down
on us, it seems natural to head out and get the first flu shot one can find.
With the presidential race bearing down
for the stretch run, Americans are ready to chomp on political red meat.
Hart had its chances in both the eighth and ninth, but Babin did a nice job of bearing down