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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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