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Decline

A situation in which a stock or other security that has dropped in price over a given period. For example, if a stock opens at $5 and closes at $4.45, it is said to have declined for that trading day.

decline

A decrease in the price of a security.
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Vanstone declined accompanying them on account of her health; and Miss Garth only engaged to make one among the audience conditionally on not being wanted at home.
"But I really don't see how papa, or any one else, could have declined, under the circumstances."
ISLAMABAD -- The poverty ratio has declined almost 50 per cent during one decade indicating its ratio as 24.3 per cent in 2015-16 from 50.4 per cent in 2005-06.
ISLAMABAD -- The government on Thursday claimed that the poverty level in Pakistan declined to 24.3% during the third year of the ruling party, according to the Economic Survey of Pakistan 2017-18.
Islamabad -- Poverty has seen over 50 percent reduction during the past one decade as the percentage of people living below poverty line has declined from 50.4 percent in 2005-06 to 24.3 percent in 2015-16.
Franchise Brand revenues grew in the Entertainment and Licensing segment and declined in the U.S.
It is also the seventeenth consecutive quarter in which commercial insurance rates declined, on average, largely due to the continuing forces of a global market with significant capacity and a competitive underwriting environment.
The sales of cars declined in June by 38% compared to the same period of 2016.
Pakistan's textile export has declined by 8.76% during the first eight months of the current fiscal year to $8.363 billion in July-February 2016 against $9.166 billion for the same period of last fiscal year.
Diamond production declined by 8.5% y/y and 25.7% m/m.
The HFRI Fund Weighted Composite Index declined -1.3 per cent for the month, only the second decline in the trailing thirteen months.
The biggest quarterly decline in house prices was registered in Larnaca with 3.5%, while Paphos and Famagusta, which mainly concern holiday houses, recorded stabilizing trends, as prices declined by 0.3% and 0.2% respectively.