Bear Raid

Business / Finance / Bear Raid: In the context of general equities, attempt by investors to move the price of a stock opportunistically by selling large numbers of shares short. The investors pocket the difference between the initial price and the new, lower price after this maneuver. This technique is illegal under S.E.C. rules, which stipulate that every short sale must be on an uptick.

Other Words for Bear

Bear Verb Synonyms: carry, transport, convey, move, take, tote
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Other Words for Raid

Raid Adjective Synonyms: (surprise) attack, incursion, invasion, onset, onslaught, blitz, sortie, sally, expedition, (police) bust
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Nonbearing Wall

Business / Construction / Nonbearing Wall: A wall supporting no load other than its own weight. MORE

Noninterest-Bearing Note

Business / Finance / Noninterest-Bearing Note: A note without periodic interest payment, but selling at a discount and maturing at face value. See: Zero-coupon bond. MORE

Open Bearing

Technology / Motors / Open Bearing: A ball bearing that does not have a shield, seal or guard on either of the two sides of the bearing casing. MORE

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