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Base

A technical analysis tool. A chart pattern depicting the period when the supply and demand of a certain stock are in relative equilibrium, resulting in a narrow trading range. The merging of the support level and resistance level.

Base

In technical analysis, a situation in which the support level and the resistance level are roughly the same for a given (usually long) period of time. That is, a base occurs when a security trades only in a very narrow range. A base indicates that the supply and demand for a security are at an equilibrium. This means that the security is unlikely to be bullish or bearish in the near future.
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Warren Tolman, candidate for attorney general, is off base with his push for fingerprint trigger locks on all new firearms sold in the commonwealth.
(Jan/Feb 2014) shows just how off base and biased our medical system has become.
I think that gentle reassurance from me that a mother is handling behavioral/ school/social media situations properly, or (hopefully) gentle prodding from me if mom is off base, is valuable, even to the parents of the healthiest child.
A: In this case, no, the salesman is off base. The Ruger Mini-14, while marked ".223 Rem" is actually chambered for 5.56mm.
She closed the gates to ensure people wouldn't get caught in washouts off base just outside the gates and prevented untold injuries or death to personnel trying to leave during this dangerous time.
military personnel were ordered not to drink off base in December following a spate of incidents involving misconduct by U.S.
armed forces have a zero-tolerance policy on illegal drugs and that using or possessing marijuana on or off base is illegal.
All Sailors who ride motorcycles (operators and passengers) at all times, on and off base, and all riders and passengers on any DON installation shall wear the following PPE while riding motorcycles:
He is way off base. I am a social conservative, in the tradition of G.K.
At least they should be carrying M-9s, and not only on base, but off base too.
Details of the program are not yet complete, but the hope is that military families living off base in the participating states will have access to more quality child care.
The brokers should be fined a hefty sum if they are off base by more than 2 percent.