вызвать шок среди

English translation: shocked (the) investors

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Russian term or phrase:вызвать шок среди
English translation:shocked (the) investors
Entered by: Oleg Lozinskiy

09:10 Dec 26, 2016
Russian to English translations [PRO]
Bus/Financial - Journalism
Russian term or phrase: вызвать шок среди
embarrassed [the] investors нельзя сказать?
responder
Russian Federation
Local time: 18:10
shocked (the) investors
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https://www.google.ru/#q=shocked investors&newwindow=1&tbs=l...
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Oleg Lozinskiy
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Local time: 18:10
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4 +7shocked (the) investors
Oleg Lozinskiy
4 -1provoked shock among the investors
Ellen Kraus


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3 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5 peer agreement (net): +7
shocked (the) investors


Explanation:
https://www.google.ru/#q=shocked investors&newwindow=1&tbs=l...

Oleg Lozinskiy
Russian Federation
Local time: 18:10
Native speaker of: Native in RussianRussian
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agree  FreEditor
15 mins
  -> Спасибо!

agree  David Knowles
32 mins
  -> Thank you, David!

agree  Gaskell
37 mins
  -> Спасибо, Надежда!

agree  El oso
50 mins
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agree  Sofia Gutkin
2 hrs
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agree  Frank Szmulowicz, Ph. D.
3 hrs
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agree  Tatiana Grehan
4 hrs
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2 hrs   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5 peer agreement (net): -1
provoked shock among the investors


Explanation:
humanevents.com/2007/03/01/stock-shock/
01.03.2007 - Sudden drops in stock prices typically provoke more panic among reporters than among investors. When Dow industrials fell by 22.6 percent ...

Ellen Kraus
Austria
Local time: 17:10
Native speaker of: Native in GermanGerman

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
disagree  The Misha: You can indeed "provoke" panic although this is not the most common usage. However, you cannot "provoke shock". That's just not English.
2 hrs
  -> Of course, one can ! Let me quote BBC and an AE source. In addition sthg. can provoke a shock wave, or a shock reaction .
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