In The Pink

What is ‘In The Pink’

An informal expression used to describe a situation in which an investor or an economy is in a good financial position. More generally, it refers to being in the best of health or condition.

Explaining ‘In The Pink’

Blue chip stocks and healthy economies are examples of in-the-pink (or rosy) financial positions.

Further Reading

  • Share prices and macroeconomic variables in India: An approach to investigate the relationship between stock markets and economic growth – [PDF]
  • Financial (Self-) Identification: the pink economy in France – [PDF]
  • Economic consequences of financial reporting and disclosure regulation: A review and suggestions for future research – [PDF]
  • Pink and blue pixel $: Gender and economic disparity in two massive online games – [PDF]
  • CEO compensation and hospital financial performance – [PDF]
  • Market microstructure of the Pink Sheets – [PDF]
  • The role of financial economics in securities fraud cases: Applications at the Securities and Exchange Commission – [PDF]
  • The economics of disclosure and financial reporting regulation: Evidence and suggestions for future research – [PDF]
  • Balancing incentives in the compensation contracts of nonprofit hospital CEOs – [PDF]
  • Prediction on Shanghai's Energy Consumption Trend and Carbon Emission Pink [J] – [PDF]