short selling

What is short selling?

Shorting stocks is a term which is used frequently in the share market. In this article we explain what this term means and why this strategy is used. What is short selling? A short selling strategy involves selling a stock to profit from a fall in the share price. The way traders do this is they borrow the stock they want to short sell, then they sell this stock in the market. Eventually they return the borrowed stock to the …

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