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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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For the reason of experimental evaluation of simulation methods reliability (particularly modelling the boundary conditions) the controlled accumulative system has been built in the laboratory of intelligent buildings in faculty of applied informatics, Tomas Bata University in Zlin.
As of the end of September, the PSP had a total of 197 software titles introduced worldwide, with an accumulative shipment of over 19.
The wine scheme has raised an accumulative total of more than 1.
The accumulative physical stresses of these sports differ significantly and dictate continuous flexibility in the training paradigm.
The accumulative odds of all the winners were 105,729-1 but Nicholson said he hoped that his winnings would not change his life.
has a five-day accumulative readership of 66 percent of its market, and the 45,893-circulation News-Herald of Willoughby, Ohio, has a 62-percent five-day accumulative readership.
The first component is a well-defined subject matter or object of study pertaining to which is established an accumulative body of knowledge in the form of concepts, facts (data), theories and laws, and the logical relationships that exist among them.
Mary Reveley's sparkling run continued when My Line, ridden by John Carroll, provided her with her 10th success in the space of four days in the Skyram Handicap on a day when all eight favourites won at accumulative odds of 699-1
Yesterday was the actual anniversary of Dettori's seven-timer, which was achieved at accumulative odds of 25,095-1.
The accumulative odds of these three predictions come to a massive 171/1.
Not emphasized, however, was the mottled, hardening effect of any fluorides on teeth or the possible accumulative long-term effect of such additions.
And the first of its four sections -- a black-and-white film of the choreographer running, distraught, through a stark birch forest, chanting a repetitive, accumulative child's story -- is accompanied by Thierry de Mey's dissonant sound, augmented with live cello.