Bear Spread

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Definition: Bear Spread

Bear Spread

Full Definition of Bear Spread

An option strategy designed to profit from a drop in a security’s price, by selling a near-month futures contract and buying a deferred month futures contract.

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Definition Sources

Definitions for Bear Spread are sourced/syndicated and enhanced from:

  • A Dictionary of Economics (Oxford Quick Reference)
  • Oxford Dictionary Of Accounting
  • Oxford Dictionary Of Business & Management

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