A channel of upward price movement. The CENTER ONLINE Futures Glossary
A price trend characterized by a series of higher highs and higher lows. Chicago Mercantile Exchange Glossary

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uptrend up‧trend [ˈʌptrend] noun [countable] COMMERCE ECONOMICS
a period of time when business or economic activity increases or improves:

• Reflecting a steady uptrend, orders for machinery climbed 13.4%.

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uptrend UK US /ˈʌptrend/ noun [C, usually singular]
a gradual increase in the price or value of something, in the prices on a financial market, etc.: on an uptrend »

Gold prices have been on an uptrend since 2000.

uptrend in sth »

The uptrend in auto sales continued last week.


a market uptrend

Compare DOWNTREND(Cf. ↑downtrend)

Financial and business terms. 2012.

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