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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: This year small stocks attracted institutional investment. 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
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