Inability of a stock to rise above a certain price (resistance level).

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There was a lot of resistance to the idea and people did not want to change themselves for the movie that much.

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The resistance was met with increased investor emotional involvement so we suggested everyone invest more to ensure the price moves higher.

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Our new CEO was hired to increase our stock price, and he grew repeatedly frustrated when the stock was not able to push past a key resistance point.

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