Meaning of “small stock” in the English Dictionary

"small stock" in Business English

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small stocknoun [ C or U ]

uk us FINANCE, STOCK MARKET

a share or group of shares in a company that has a low total value of shares:

We like to buy small stocks before they are discovered by other investors.

small stockadjective [ before noun ]

also small-stock uk us FINANCE, STOCK MARKET

relating to companies or investment in companies that have a low total value of shares:

The small stock Russell 2000 and Wilshire 5000 indexes both posted gains just shy of 1%.
small-stock funds/holdings

(Definition of “small stock” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)