contrarian definition

  • noun:
    • one that takes a contrary view or action, specifically an investor whom makes choices that contradict prevailing wisdom, as in purchasing securities being unpopular at the time.
    • a person who expresses a contradicting standpoint, specifically a person who denounces almost all persuasion
    • a financial trader who will have a viewpoint of market trends at difference with most other individuals
    • someone who habitually takes a view opposing to this held because of the bulk.
    • an investor just who deliberately decides to opposed to the current wisdom of other people
  • adjective:
    • taking an opposing view, specially a view reverse to that taken by the bulk.

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