speculation

See turnover buying.
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Speculation

The act of taking action in anticipation of an event taking place, e.g. buying dollars in anticipation that their foreign exchange value will rise, selling shares in anticipation of a fall in their prices and possibly with a view to buying them back later
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speculation

[Noun] Thinking, or wondering about something that you don't know the answer to.
Example: The football manager's resignation caused a lot of speculation about who would replace him.
See also: speculate
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speculation

[n] - an investment that is very risky but could yield great profits 2. [n] - a hypothesis that has been formed by speculating or conjecturing (usually with little hard evidence)
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Speculation

The buying and/or selling of securities, commodities, currencies etc with a view to making... <a target=_blank href='http://www.finance-glossary.com/terms/speculation.htm?id=1346&ginPtrCode=00000&PopupMode=false' title='Read full definition of speculation'>more</a>
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Speculation

The process of selecting a high-risk investment to profit from an anticipated price movement.
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Speculation

Spec`u·la'tion noun [ Latin speculatio a spying out, observation: confer French spéculation .] 1. The act of speculating. Specifically: -- (a) Examination by the eye; view. [ Obsolete] (b) Mental view of anything in its various aspects and relations; contemplatio...
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speculation

conjecture noun a hypothesis that has been formed by speculating or conjecturing (usually with little hard evidence); `speculations about the outcome of the election`; `he dismissed it as mere conjecture`
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speculation

venture noun an investment that is very risky but could yield great profits; `he knew the stock was a speculation when he bought it`
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Speculation

• (n.) A conclusion to which the mind comes by speculating; mere theory; view; notion; conjecture. • (n.) Examination by the eye; view. • (n.) The act of speculating. • (n.) A game at cards in which the players buy from one another trumps or whole hands, upon a chance of getting the highest trump dealt, which entitles the holder...
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speculation

(from the article `commodity trade`) The great bulk of commodity trading is in contracts for future delivery. The purpose of trading in futures is either to insure against the risk of ... The movements so far considered are of a precautionary nature. It is sometimes suggested, when there is a big movement of funds out of a currency, ......
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Speculation

Purchasing risky investments that present the possibility of large profits, but also pose a higher-than-average possibility of loss. A profitable strategy over the long term if undertaken by professionals who hedge their portfolios to control the amount of risk.
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Speculation

The act of investing in risky securities. Discover What It`s Like to Live Easy With EquiTrend
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Speculation

The purchase or sale of an asset (or acquisition otherwise of an open position) in hopes that its price will rise or fall respectively, in order to make a profit. See destabilizing speculation and stabilizing speculation.
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Speculation

[disambiguation] Speculation is the process of thinking about possibilities, or a particular conclusion arrived at from such thought. It may also refer specifically to: ...
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speculation

speculation, practice of engaging in business in order to make quick profits from fluctuations in prices, as opposed to the practice of investing in a productive enterprise in order to share in its earnings. The term is sometimes applied to investment in a venture involving abnormal risks along with...
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speculation

Speculation refers to the selection of high risk investments with the aim to profit from the anticipated movement of prices. It is not just a form of gambling as speculators take decisions on the basis of certain information before their risky endeavor. On the other hand, speculation should not be mistaken with traditional investment due to the inc...
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Speculation

Speculation is a card game played with a full deck of cards. Each player contributes to a pool, the dealer paying double. The dealer then distributes three cards face down, one at a time, to each player and then turns the top card of the reaming deck face upwards for trumps. Should the turned over card be an ace, the dealer takes the pot, otherwise...
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Speculation

Speculation is the practice of engaging in risky financial transactions in an attempt to profit from fluctuations in the market value of a tradable good such as a financial instrument, rather than attempting to profit from the underlying financial attributes embodied in the instrument such as capital gains, interest, or dividends. Many speculators...
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Speculation

A dealer doing business with retail but concentrating more on acquiring and financing its own specul
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speculation

a message expressing an opinion based on incomplete evidence
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