small stock Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

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small stocknoun [C or U]

a ​share or ​group of ​shares in a ​company that has a ​lowtotalvalue of ​shares: This ​yearsmallstocksattractedinstitutionalinvestment. We like to ​buysmallstocks 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 ​lowtotalvalue of ​shares: The ​smallstock Russell 2000 and Wilshire 5000 ​indexes both ​postedgains just shy of 1%. small-stock ​funds/​holdings
(Definition of small stock from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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