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Leadership

The stocks with the highest trading volume over a given period of time. Leadership may give an indication of future market movements. That is, a large amount of interest in certain stocks may mean that the market will continue to be interested in them. Leadership may be either good or bad for the market. For example, poor leadership may result from too much speculation, while solid leadership comes from sustainable investing practices. It is also called market leadership.

market leadership

The stocks that tend to dominate trading volume during a given period. Some people believe the quality of market leadership indicates future trends for market movement. For example, poor quality leadership (that is, leadership exhibited by low-priced, speculative stock) may indicate excessive speculation and forecast a major decline in stock prices. Also called leadership.
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According to Luis Maria Abraira, Sales Director, New Business Development Region (which includes India),"India has always been a focus market for PBBI but we are gearing ourselves now to step that up further and aim for market leadership in verticals of focus besides being recognized as a major player in the enterprise software here.
"The award is in recognition of Jabil's effort at gaining market leadership position through consistent focus on enhancing customer service, comprehensive product and service portfolio, and sound business strategies," said Lavanya Ram Mohan, senior research analyst at Frost & Sullivan."In the current economic environment, OEMs are seeking EMS providers that they can rely upon to partner with them for the long haul.
Gulf News maintains its market leadership through high quality editorial, international standard production, backed by an extensive distribution network, which ensures that the highest quality product is delivered on time to the readers.
"We are honored and pleased that Samsung's accomplishments within LCD TV industry were acknowledged by Frost & Sullivan Award for Market Leadership" said Ram Modak, General Manager, Digital Media Business.
"To address this over-extension, ING has made portfolio choices based on market leadership, capital intensity, return on capital, funding needs, earnings contribution and the overall coherence of the group," the company says.
"This milestone of 50 million voice lines shipped into the ARRIS E-MTA cable modem is a testament to Zarlink market leadership within the voice-enabled cable market," said Kirk Mandy, president and CEO, Zarlink Semiconductor.
"After three years of joint project development with Oracle Consulting, and our in-house team of Oracle and ICT specialists, and in collaboration with our key business users, we are proud to announce that we have successfully implemented this ambitious project, and start to reap the benefit of a start-of-art system to reinforce our company governance, market leadership, employee satisfaction, and our continuing thrust to place customer service at the forefront of the business group's strategy."
After securing market leadership in the German target market of packaging automation years, since 2006 ELAU has been focusing its resources on expanding its market share internationally.
The report evaluated between 20 and 30 vendors in various CAM market leadership categories.
"This acquisition allows us to immediately secure a market leadership position in the region and provides us with an excellent platform and book of business from both organisations throughout MENA.
That number will vary, depending on competition and market leadership. If your company is in a highly competitive industry and you have relatively low levels of proprietary content, the multiplier will be on the low side.
George Alexander, chief commercial vehicle editor at EurotaxGlass's, said: "With their market leadership, Ford is painfully aware of the importance of getting this launch right.