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. ^ Fischer Black (20 December 1985), “Noise”, in The Journal of Finance, volume 41, issue 3, JSTOR 2328481, retrieved 19 May 2009, pages 529–543.

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