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Definition: Person who often takes an opposite stance to the prevailing wisdom. Definition: [crh] An investment style that leads one to buy assets that have performed poorly and sell assets that have performed weDefinition: ll. There are two possible reasons this strategy might work. The first is a mean-reversion argument; that is, if the asset has deviated from its usual level, it should eveDefinition: ntually return to that usual level. The second reason has to do with overreaction. Investors might have overreacted to bad news sending thDefinition: e asset price lower than it should be.

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