skittish market


A market wherein investors are hesitant to invest for fear of declining economic conditions. This typically occurs when the market has experienced a recent downturn and appears to be recovering but the investors remain fearful because they are afraid of the next downturn or they are not confident that the economic conditions have improved.
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skirt length theory SKK