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Reaction

A decline in prices following an advance. Opposite of rally.

Reaction

A decrease in price following an increase in price. A reaction connotes a slow decline; it is the opposite of a recovery.

reaction

A decline in security prices following a period of rising security prices.
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This delayed reaction is now turning into populist rage in Europe and the United States.
In aspirin/non-steroid antienflammatory drug (NSAD) hypersensitivity, immediate reaction occurs in the first 24 hours and delayed reaction occurs after 24 hours (9).
However, when the alcohol intake exceeds the limit, many people develop health complications including slurred speech, memory loss, headaches, blurred vision, delayed reaction and impaired judgement.
People with insomnia struggle to sleep at night, but it also has consequences during the day such as delayed reaction times and memory.
MSCI's global index, which tracks stocks in 45 countries, had edged past its June 2008 peak after Japan's benchmark Nikkei, which was closed on Monday, jumped in a delayed reaction to Friday's United States jobs data.
The Athens Stock Exchange (ASE) banking index lost 13% in what brokers said was a delayed reaction to the dilutive nature of the recapitalisation scheme.
A history of delayed reaction was reported by 121 (20%), and 206 (34%) did not recall the reaction.
Managed EDI services provide an on the spot view of current performance not past performance to avoid a delayed reaction in resolution.
Even tnrougn consumer purchasing behavior is slow to change, retailers need to watch out for the possibility of a delayed reaction to rising prices from food shoppers," says Tom Jacobson, senior executive of pricing and profitability strategy at Accenture.
while others will experience a delayed reaction in 2011 to the bottom of their markets, according to the new Housing Predictor forecast.
Next morning, I swear I was a stone heavier and thanks to a delayed reaction to the four ice buns, developed a spot on my nose.
She later revealed that she had been diagnosed with a mild concussion and had a delayed reaction to a fall suffered in the gym while warming up.