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Bearish Market

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A pessimistic market characterized by falling prices. In a bear market, there are more sellers than buyers. A bear market or bearish market is a market in which prices are noticeably declining.

When the market is on a sustained downward trajectory, with little optimism or lots of pessimism from traders to bring about a rally, it is referred to as a bear market.