bottom-fishing love


from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun Same as ground-angling.


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  • "It's a bit early for bottom-fishing in commodity stocks, because these things tend to overshoot, but I think the bulks will hold up because the fundamentals haven't changed," said RBS Morgans investment adviser Chris MacDonald.

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  • One reason for the possible bottom-fishing is investors' expectation that the federal government wouldn't let the state default, despite a lack of precedent for that scenario.

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  • On days after big one-day selloffs, stocks often rebound as investors hunt for bargains, and some money managers said Monday that they were considering doing some bottom-fishing on Tuesday.

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  • "Investors become so attracted to this fund because of the bottom-fishing mentality," said David Fry, founder of ETF Digest, an investment newsletter.

    U.S. Natural Gas Fund Loses Track

  • Do you think once the fears of the immediate crisis subside there'll be more bottom-fishing in real estate?

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  • The market reaction could have been bottom-fishing by Wall Street.

    Sunoco Bears Watching

  • I remember in the summer of 2000, after the disastrous March decline of the prices of dotcom stocks, someone was attempting to sell shares in a bottom-fishing hedge fund that would pick up dotcom bargains.

    John Tepper Marlin: Down Dows and Cognitive Dissonance

  • USES: Carolina-rigging soft-plastic bass lures; drifting and bottom-fishing live bait for everything from trout to stripers.

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  • Rockstar, king of controversy, knows how to walk right up to the age-appropriate line, taunting those of us who, in truth, wish they would use some common sense themselves and stop with all the bottom-fishing entertainment.

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  • Fly rods are notoriously short on lifting power, which is why youdon't use them in bottom-fishing for grouper or halibut or for that matter forwinching up a sounded marlin.

    Howell Raines' South Pacific Marlin Fishing Adventure


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