Definitions for underperformˌʌn dər pərˈfɔrm
This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word underperform
perform less well or with less success than expected
"John consistently underachieves, although he is very able"; "My stocks underperformed last year"
perform too rarely
"Her plays are underperformed, although they are very good"
To underachieve, to not reach standards or expectations, especially with respect to a financial investment.
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We think the headwinds for Canadian banks are such that they will underperform.
The companies that are more highly levered have underperformed and should continue to underperform.
Indonesia is surprising, it's one of the few countries where even large firms underperform in the use of email.
Fairly early on it became clear that desktop e-commerce would likely underperform our expectations while mobile commerce was poised to over perform.
Humans consistently underperform because they have emotional interference. Algo trading formalizes your strategy upfront and sets clear boundaries on your risk exposure.
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