A person who believes that the market is in a downtrend cycle and is more likely to continue going down than to go up. A bear interprets an upward price retracement as a temporary interruption in the overall downward trend. Compare to bull. See Bear Correction; Bear Market; Bull Market; Correction; market cycle.
Browse by Subjects
Dollar Bears
bear correction
Bull Call Spread
free cash flow (FCF)
See All Related Terms »

brokerage account
consolidated financial statement
maturity value
primary market
export department