Speculator

Business / Agriculture / Speculator: In commodity trading, an individual who does not hedge, but who trades in futures contracts with the objective of achieving profits through the successful anticipation of price movements.

Shakeout

Business / Finance / Shakeout: A dramatic change in market conditions that forces speculators to sell their positions, often at a loss. MORE

Handle

Business / Finance / Handle: Heavy selling of stocks by speculators who think that the stock is overvalued and is about to drop. MORE

Speed

Business / Finance / Speed: One who attempts to anticipate price changes and, through buying and selling contracts, aims to make profits. A speculator does not use the market in connection with the production, processing, market MORE

Derivative

Business / Taxes / Derivative: Derivatives are financial products, such as futures contracts, options, and mortgage-backed securities. Most of derivatives’ value is based on the value of an underlying security, commodity, or othe MORE

Stagflation

Business / Finance / Stagflation: Speculator who buys and sells stocks to hold for short intervals to make quick profits. MORE

Incentive Fee

Business / Finance / Incentive Fee: A daytrader, or a speculator who buys and sells the same security on the same day. MORE

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