Predicate: peak

Roleset id: peak.01 , reach a maximum, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

peak.01: PEAK-V NOTES: Frames file for 'peak' based on sentences in financial subcorpus. No Verbnet entry, no Framenet entry. No comparison. (from peak.01-v predicate notes)


peak (v.)


        Arg1-PPT: thing being described
        Arg2-PRD: maximum
        Arg3-GOL: benefactive

Example: peak at

        person: ns,  tense: ns,  aspect: progressive,  voice: active,  form: participle

        Since peaking at 2791.41 on Oct. 9, the Dow Jones Industrial Average has lost 194.69 points, or 7%, closing Friday at 2596.72, down 17.01.

        Arg1: the Dow Jones Industrial Average -> *trace*
        Rel: peaking
        Arg2: at 2791.41
        Argm-tmp: on Oct. 9

Example: unaccusative

        person: ns,  tense: past,  aspect: ns,  voice: active,  form: full

        The price war peaked in the third quarter as Big Three factory discounts climbed to more than $1,000 a vehicle, according to industry officials.

        Arg1: The price war
        Rel: peaked
        Argm-tmp: in the third quarter
        Argm-tmp: as Big Three factory discounts climbed to more than $1,000 a vehicle

Example: with benefactive

        person: third,  tense: present,  aspect: perfect,  voice: active,  form: participle

        ``It's a good indication that level of profitability has peaked for the industry,'' says Vahid Fathi, metals analyst with Prescott, Ball& Turben Inc., who had estimated Reynolds would earn about $2.35 a share.

        Arg1: level of profitability
        Rel: peaked
        Arg3: for the industry