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bull market

bull market in Culture

bull market definition

A market, especially a stock market, characterized by rising prices; the opposite of a bear market.

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  • Quotations went off as fast as when the bottom drops out of a bull market.

    The House of Torchy Sewell Ford
  • Thus, brokers and bankers welcomed the recent revival of activity in the rails, following the bull market in war stocks.

    The Value of Money Benjamin M. Anderson, Jr.
  • It reminded me of the stock exchange, with a bull market in progress.

    In Pastures Green Peter McArthur
  • The word is used very frequently with reference to the market, a bull market meaning a rising market.

    Successful Stock Speculation John James Butler
  • In the business world this manifests itself in the perennial hope of a "bull market" or a "bonanza."

  • When stocks are moving up steadily in a bull market, people closely connected with the market expect a reaction and watch for it.

    Successful Stock Speculation John James Butler

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