“Sell” in the news

Example collocations

agreed to sell
decided to sell
forced to sell
not sell
sell off

Publications and example sentences

Financial Express
· Crude oil at biggest discount in over a decade; this is where Indian Oil is still buying oil from  
All four producers sold more crude to the nation last year than they did in 2018, with American supplies almost doubling, as imports from the Persian Gulf nations fell.
The Verge
· Tesla cuts car prices by up to $5,000  
A Weibo post from Tesla’s official account confirmed that the company will also reduce the prices of the Model S and Model X cars sold in China.
The Guardian
· Don't look away: how to face your finances in lockdown – whether you are furloughed, unemployed or saving  
Jasmine Birtles, founder of MoneyMagpie, says that if you are at home it could be a good time to “go through things that you don’t need and sell them on – eBay and Gumtree are your friend”.
The New York Times
· Saying Goodbye to Jeffrey  
At the time, the lampooning was hard on Mr. Kalinsky, who said he wanted to “welcome everybody into this friendly and democratic place that just happened to sell expensive things.” He dreaded waking up on Sundays to phone calls about the previous night’s mockery.
The New York Times
· In ‘Perry Mason,’ Matthew Rhys Plays Defense  
The Perry that Gardner invented — and pursued through dozens of books from the ’30s through the ’60s, with more than 300 million copies sold — is a behavioral vacuum.
The New York Times
· This Anti-Trump Ad Is Just the Beginning of a Narrative Free-for-All  
“It wasn’t Reagan trying to convince people the economy was good; they felt it, they knew it, they believed it.” But that actually sells the ad short: What’s impressive about “Morning in America” is that it spun its happy tale out of not-so-rosy circumstances.
The Age
· 'He pushed himself so hard he needed an ambulance': The toughness of Eels prodigy Dylan Brown  
Arthur reckons Brown is selling himself short.
The Guardian
· UK corner shops and independent grocers ring up 63% rise in sales  
The figures do not include spending on takeaway sandwiches, drinks and other “on-the-go” foods sold by supermarkets, which usually add up to £1bn of sales over the three-month period.
Seeking Alpha
· SandRidge Energy: Steep Production Declines In 2020 As It Attempts To Manage Its Debt  
The company has reduced its 2020 capex to minimum levels and also reached an agreement to sell its headquarters building.
FRANCE 24
· Officers sacked in US after black man dies as policeman kneels on neck  
Floyd's death recalled the 2014 choking death of New Yorker Eric Garner by police, who was being detained for illegally selling cigarettes.