In The Pink


DEFINITION of '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.


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

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