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English definition of “cyclical stock”

cyclical stock

noun [C or U]     FINANCE, STOCK MARKET
a share or shares in companies that have periods of high activity and high profits followed by periods of low activity and low profits : Hopes for growth have boosted cyclical stocks .
(Definition of cyclical stock noun from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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