profit-taking


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profit-taking

[ˈprɒfɪtˌteɪkɪŋ] N (St Ex) → venta f con beneficios venta de acciones tras una subida de precios en el mercado o antes de que se produzca una bajada de los mismos
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The Philippine Stock Exchange index has been making several attempts to breach 8,900 but the announcement of Metrobank's SRO became the impetus for profit-taking.
The euphoria of MSCI subsided this week and the bears took control of the market when it remained bearish for four days as investors opted for profit-taking since last week close on Friday when the KSE-100 Index closed at record high 51,750.
Prices are at risk from further profit-taking, writes Norbert Rucker, Head Macro & Commodity Research, Julius Baer
Technical analysts predicted that the Egyptian Exchange (EGX) will complete profit-taking processes on Sunday but with minimum rates.
LOCAL stocks are seen remaining vulnerable to profit-taking pressures ahead of the June 16 US Federal Reserve policy meeting this week.
5 per cent on Thursday on profit-taking along with Dubai index as investors resorted to profit-taking.
Philippine shares surpassed record levels during the morning trade of Thursday but the market failed to sustain this momentum since the upsurge eventually triggered profit-taking among investors.
Summary: Oil prices extended losses on profit-taking in Asian trade Friday following sharp gains powered by the US central bank's pledge to retain its massive bond-buying programme, analysts said.
New York stocks fell back Monday on profit-taking, snapping a four-day winning streak through the end of the previous week.
stocks slipped on Tuesday, weighed by profit-taking in some of the shares that propelled Wall Street to a nine-month high.
Month-end flows dominated in Asian stocks as well with profit-taking emerging after the rally over the last two weeks that took many Asian markets to highs for the year.
Summary: The Beirut Stock Exchange underwent a week of profit-taking in line with consolidating the rapid rise of the index over the past two months.