dollar-cost averaging


dollar-cost averaging
dollar-cost averaging ˌdollar-cost ˈaveraging noun [uncountable]
FINANCE when a small amount of money is invested in the same stock over a period of time:

• If the stock market continues to rise over the long-term, dollar-cost averaging almost guarantees investment gains.


Financial and business terms. 2012.

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