Hedge

Business / Finance / Hedge: An equities market now dominated by sellers, or oversupply, resulting in falling prices. See: Overbought, resistance level, tired.

Hedge Fund

Business / Finance / Hedge Fund: A clause in a research report or any published document, that attempts to absolve the writer of responsibility for the accuracy of information provided. MORE

Hedger

Business / Taxes / Hedger: Hedgers in the futures market try to offset potential price changes in the spot market by buying or selling a futures contract. In general, they are either producers or users of the commodity or finan MORE

Long Hedge

Business / Finance / Long Hedge: The purchase of a futures contract in anticipation of actual purchases in the cash market. Used by processors or exporters as protection against an advance in the cash price. Related: hedge, short hed MORE

Neutral Hedge

Business / Finance / Neutral Hedge: Hedge that is expected to yield a dollar-neutral result of the combined position, regardless of price change in any part of the hedge securities. For any convertible trading at a premium, this ratio i MORE

Hedged Portfolio

Business / Finance / Hedged Portfolio: An options strategy in which an investor with a long position in an underlying stock buys an out-of-the-money put and sells an out-of-the-money call. The hedge wrapper defines a range where the stock MORE

Sell Hedge

Business / Finance / Sell Hedge: Related: short hedge. MORE

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