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Broker/analyst recommendation that could mean slightly different things depending on the broker/analyst. In general, it means to increase the number of shares of a particular security over the near term, but not to liquidate other parts of the portfolio to buy a security that might skyrocket. A buy recommendation, but not an urgent buy.


1. The gradual purchase of a single security over a long period of time as opposed to a single purchase all at once. This is done to avoid causing fluctuations in price. See also: Distribution, Accumulation Area.

2. See: Market Outperform.


To purchase a relatively large amount of stock in a firm during a given period. Compare distribute.
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Through this partnership with Accumulate we are further strengthening this position.
It is necessary to be able to accumulate information to determine responsibility for various functions in the preparation of income tax returns.
Variable annuities are long-term investment vehicles intended to help investors accumulate tax-deferred earnings over time and provide guaranteed retirement income.
Because it does not accumulate in the body the way most dioxinlike chemicals do, carbaryl is unlikely to reach active concentrations in most people.
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Carbon dioxide continued to accumulate in the atmosphere, but at a rate slower than that predicted from fossil fuel emissions.

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