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Definition of

marking down

Markets

lowering of price required the reduction by market makers in the price at which they are prepared to deal in a security, for example, because of an adverse report by an analyst, or the announcement or anticipated announcement of a profit warning by a company

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Definitions of ’marking down’ and meaning of ’marking down’ are from the book publication, QFINANCE – The Ultimate Resource, © 2009 Bloomsbury Information Ltd. Find definitions for ’marking down’ and other financial terms with our online QFINANCE Financial Dictionary.

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