BEAR MARKET Definition

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BEAR MARKET is a period of falling share prices; a pessimistic state of affairs.

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LIQUIDITY is a. a companys ability to meet current obligations with cash or other assets that can be quickly converted to cash; b. in securities, it is the ease with which an instrument can be bought or sold at or near prevailing market prices in the secondary market (often reflected by the range of the bid-asked spread).

CONTRA ENTRY, in accounting, is a ledger entry which is offset by an opposite entry, either a debit or credit.

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