up·​trend | \ ˈəp-ˌtrend How to pronounce uptrend (audio) \

Definition of uptrend

: an upturn especially in business or economic activity

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Recent Examples on the Web That uptrend has wavered in the last few months, however, and in the last few weeks, Zoetis took out previous support levels, which means the buyers that were previously there at that price were no longer present. Brett Owens, Forbes, "My Simple “Traffic Light” Plan For When To Sell A Dividend Stock," 14 Apr. 2021 His are still positive, so the negative readings from the daily indicator are consistent with just a pause in the uptrend. Tom Aspray, Forbes, "Are Investors Too Bullish On Earnings?," 11 Apr. 2021 That Guerrillas team, along with the Rokkr, are on the uptrend as the best teams are consolidating more than separating. Sean Collins, Dallas News, "Dallas Empire keep making same mistakes, spurring lengthy team meeting after 3-2 loss to OpTic Chicago," 4 Apr. 2021 The weekly chart shows gold’s channel pattern as well as an uptrend line that started in early-2019. Jesse Colombo, Forbes, "Here Are The Key Gold Charts To Watch Right Now," 1 Mar. 2021 Wall Street had been pretty much ignoring the uptrend already underway. David Meyer, Fortune, "An industrial strategy to compete with China?," 26 Feb. 2021 The Bloomberg JPMorgan Asia Dollar Index, which tracks 10 regional currencies, remains in a bullish uptrend as cash flows into the region. Mark Cranfield, Bloomberg.com, "Investor Excess Goes Global as Signs of Froth Emerge in Asia," 14 Jan. 2021 Beyond that, the main thing — in Uptown as in the city at large — is to put a lid on the uptrend in crime. Editorial Board Star Tribune, Star Tribune, "Uptown Minneapolis is in a reset cycle," 27 Nov. 2020 But the supply side uptrend has to be met with an equal rise in demand for the Indian economy to see a solid return to growth, experts said. Prathamesh Mulye, Quartz India, "The Indian economy is still recovering from the damage of the Covid-19 lockdowns," 15 Nov. 2020

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First Known Use of uptrend

1926, in the meaning defined above

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“Uptrend.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/uptrend. Accessed 8 May. 2021.

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