Code of Ethics
A stock market speculator who expects share prices to fall and therefore keeps selling in anticipation to buy the shares later at a lower price. All individuals can be bearish at times although some are perennially so. The term is derived from the attacking posture of the bear; pushing downwards..
This is the face value of a bond and is the amount repaid back to the investor upon its maturity. It is also known as the principal or maturity value..
This is the term used to explain a decline in a market which is seen to be generally in an upward move. It is said that the market never goes straight up or straight down..
This is the document issued by a company to its investors showing the number and value of shares allotted to the applicant after successful subscription..
Also known as market noise and refers to price and volume fluctuations of trade at the stock exchange that can confuse one’s interpretation of market direction..