market market  /ˈmɑr kət/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) the world of commercial activity where goods and services are bought and sold
  2. (n) the customers for a particular product or service
  3. (n) a marketplace where groceries are sold
  4. (n) the securities markets in the aggregate
  5. (n) an area in a town where a public mercantile establishment is set up
  6. (v) engage in the commercial promotion, sale, or distribution of
  7. (v) buy household supplies
  8. (v) deal in a market
  9. (v) make commercial

Usage(s):

  1. Andy Xie on markets, e-commerce and the future economic landscape.
  2. Violence unhinges the country's once booming financial markets as investors worry about stability and some grow nostalgic for the Musharraf dictatorship.
  3. Big-name clothing designers are moving down-market to court price-conscious customers.

News

  1. MARKET SNAPSHOT: U.S. Stocks Down A Bit; Wall Street Waits For Fed

    MARKET SNAPSHOT: U.S. Stocks Down A Bit; Wall Street Waits For Fed
    on June 19, 2013     Source: Nasdaq

  2. Market Awaiting Guidance from the Fed

    The market is hovering around flatline ahead of the most highly anticipated Federal Reserve meeting of the year. Shortly after 2:00pm EDT investors will feverishly parse through the FOMC's latest policy statement, followed by updated Economic Projections, and finally a Ben Bernanke news conference. The Dow Jones Industrial Average (^DJI) has seen six consecutive days [...]
    on June 19, 2013     Source: Yahoo! Finance: Breakout

  3. MARKET SNAPSHOT: U.S. Stocks Steady; Wall Street Waits For Fed

    MARKET SNAPSHOT: U.S. Stocks Steady; Wall Street Waits For Fed
    on June 19, 2013     Source: Nasdaq

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Quotes

  1. "You know, the stock market is sort of like a tracking poll in politics," Mr. Obama said. "It bobs up and down day to day, and if you spend all your time worrying about that, then you're probably going to get the long-term strategy wrong."
    on Mar 3, 2009 By: Barack Obama Source: New York Times

  2. "The answer is not to try to reinvent that system," Bush said. "It is to fix the problems we face, make the reforms we need, and move forward with the free market system."
    on Nov 13, 2008 By: President Bush Source: Bloomberg

  3. "I did outline a vision and the vision was for a regional processing centre, and that is important because it completely undercuts the people-smuggling market because they no longer have a product to sell," Ms Gillard said. "I'm not going to...
    on Jul 8, 2010 By: Julia Gillard Source: Sydney Morning Herald

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