noise trader

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Etymology[edit]

Derived from the financial definition of noise, formally defined in a 1986 paper by Fischer Black as "[n]oise in the sense of a large number of small events is often a cause factor much more powerful than a small number of large events can be."[1]

Noun[edit]

noise trader (plural noise traders)

  1. (finance) One who trades financial products (such as stocks) not based on fundamental analysis.

References[edit]

  1. ^ 1985 December 20, Fischer Black, “Noise”, Journal of Finance, volume 41, number 3, JSTOR: 2328481, retrieved on 2009-05-19, pages 529-543: 

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