dead cat bounce - definition in the Business English Dictionary - Cambridge Dictionaries Online

Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

English definition of “dead cat bounce”

See all translations

dead cat bounce

noun [S]
 
 
STOCK MARKET a temporary increase in share prices after there has been a large fall in their value: So is the share price improvement a dead cat bounce or the start of something better?
Translations of “dead cat bounce”
in Chinese (Traditional) 股價短時間反彈…
in Chinese (Simplified) 股价短时反弹, 死猫诈尸…
(Definition of dead cat bounce from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
What is the pronunciation of dead cat bounce?
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

Definitions of “dead cat bounce” in other dictionaries

Word of the Day

kick off

the time when a game of football starts, or when it begins again after it has stopped because of a goal, etc.

Word of the Day

She’s got very good posture. (How we stand and sit)

by Liz Walter,
May 27, 2015
Recently on this blog, we looked at the words that we use to describe the way we move. This week we’re looking at words for describing our bodies when they are still, whether we are standing or sitting. Since most of us do far too much of this, let’s start with sitting.

Read More 

ancestral health noun

May 25, 2015
diet based on the presumed diet of our Palaeolithic ancestors ‘Ancestral health,’ to use a term popular among Paleo followers, has gone mass.

Read More