Average Down

Business / Finance / Average Down: A strategy used by investors to reduce the average cost of shares, in which the investor purchases more shares with a fixed amount of capital as the price of the shares decrease. The investor receives more shares per dollar and decreases the average price per share.

Other Words for Average

Average Adjective Synonyms: normal, common,ual, customary, general, typical, ordinary, regular
Average Noun Synonyms: mean, norm,ual, standard
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Hunkering Down

Business / Finance / Hunkering Down: Used to describe the position of an investor whose stocks or bonds have dropped in value below their original purchase price. MORE

IBCs Money Fund Report Average

Business / Finance / IBCs Money Fund Report Average: Fifth letter of a Nasdaq stock symbol specifying that it is the third preferred bond of the company. MORE

Knockdown

Entertainment / Golf / Knockdown: (also 'knockdown shot, punch, punch shot, half shot') a shot played with less than a full swing, mainly to control distance, trajectory and spin MORE

Letter Grades-Grade Point Averages (GPA)

Life Style / College / Letter Grades-Grade Point Averages (GPA): Most colleges use both letter grades and GPA's in determining students' grades. Grades at most colleges are figured using the following method: A's are worth 4 points, B's are worth 3 points, C's are MORE

Hold Down

Technology / Rockets / Hold Down: A mechanical clamp for securing a motor to a test stand or to secure an entire vehicle to a launch pad and may be remotely released. MORE

Grade Point Average (GPA)

Life Style / College / Grade Point Average (GPA): A student's grade point average is the equivalent of his or her average for curriculum course work. Each letter grade has an equivalent point value: A = 4 points, B = 3 points, C = 2, D = 1 and F = 0. MORE

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