cyclical cyclical  /ˈsaɪ klɪ kəl/

Definition(s):

  • (adj) recurring in cycles

Usage(s):

  1. The biggest gainers are expected to be cyclical issues, the stocks that react most directly to swings in the economy.
  2. They figure the usual cyclical ups and downs are a big factor in the dollar's fall.
  3. On cyclical stocks, it's time for caution.

News

  1. We Are Approaching A Critical Point In The Current Secular Bear Market

    It’s easy to forget, especially in the excitement of the recent new market highs, that not only a cyclical bear market, but also a secular bear market began when the market topped out in 2000.
    on June 15, 2013     Source: Business Insider

  2. What If The Secular Bear Market Is Not Over?

    It’s easy to forget, especially in the excitement of the recent new market highs, that not only a cyclical bear market, but also a secular bear market began when the market topped out in 2000.
    on June 15, 2013     Source: Forbes

  3. Mining Returns to Cyclical Sector: Pro

    Colin Hamilton, global head of commodities research at Macquarie Group, tells CNBC that there's a return to a cyclical sector in metals and mining.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: CNBC

Quotes

  • High gasoline prices represent "a structural change, not just a cyclical change," Wagoner said. "It is, by and large, permanent."
    on Jun 3, 2007 By: Rick Wagoner Source: 570 News

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