Nikkei Stock Average

Business / Finance / Nikkei Stock Average: Applies mainly to international equities. Price-weighted average of 225 stocks of the first section of the Tokyo Stock Exchange started on May 16, 1949. Japanese equivalent of the U.S. Dow.

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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Other Words for Stock

Stock Verb Synonyms: supply, store, inventory, stockpile, reserve, reservoir, cache, hoard, wares, merchandise, goods, selection, assortment, range, variety, array
Stock Adjective Synonyms: livestock, (domestic or farm) animals, cattle, beasts, horses, cows, oxen, sheep, goats
Stock Noun Synonyms: pedigree, bloodline, house, dynasty, (line of) descent, genealogy, extraction, roots, lineage, family, ancestry, parentage, breeding, heritage
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Screen Stocks

Business / Finance / Screen Stocks: To analyze various stocks in search of stocks that meet predetermined criteria. For example, a simple value screen would sort all stocks by their price-to-book ratio and pick the stocks with the lowes MORE

Rushing Average

Entertainment / Football / Rushing Average: (also yards per carry average) the quotient of a player's total rushing yards divided by the number of rushing attempts. MORE

Rootstock

Life Style / Wine / Rootstock: The use of separate rootstock - essentially a clump of roots - onto which the vines are grafted was made necessary by the arrival of Phylloxera. The great Vitis vinifera varieties, such as Chenin Blan MORE

Second-Preferred Stock

Business / Finance / Second-Preferred Stock: Preferred stock issue that has less priority in claiming dividends and assets in liquidation than another issue of preferred stock. MORE

Secondary Stocks

Business / Finance / Secondary Stocks: Stocks with smaller market capitalization, less quality and more risk than blue chip issues that behave differently than larger corporations' stocks. MORE

Shareholders (Stockholders)

Business / Accounting / Shareholders (Stockholders): Individuals or organizations that own a portion (shares of stock) of a corporation. MORE

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