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Aggressive Investment Strategy

An investment strategy in which one takes higher risks in order to achieve higher returns. One using an aggressive investment strategy often seeks to invest in young industries with high growth potential, rather than low-risk, low-yield vehicles. For example, during a market bubble, aggressive investors are more likely to make speculative investment than to buy Treasury bonds.

aggressive

Of or relating to an investment philosophy that seeks to achieve above-average returns by accepting above-average risks. An example of an aggressive investment posture would be confining one's investments to the common stocks of companies in young industries with high growth potential. Likewise, seeking high current yields by purchasing bonds issued by financially weak companies is an example of aggressive investing.
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It has been established that aggressive driving mainly takes place between 10pm to 6am, followed by 2pm to 10pm, at a rate of 48.
Psychological scientist Stephanie van Goozen of Cardiff University and colleagues wanted to know whether the link between low SCA and aggressive behaviors could be observed even as early as infancy.
However, we did find a preference for a dog with an aggressive reputation was related to being younger and being lower in agreeableness (Le.
This finding addresses one of the most important clinical questions of prostate cancer - the ability, at an early stage, to distinguish between aggressive and slow-growing disease.
The wider the face, the higher the aggressive rating, it was found.
As a result, inter-male competition was frequent and there were greater risks involved when males engaged in conflicts with other males (Archer, 1996), which might explain why males were often more aggressive, especially toward other male provocateurs.
For tax planning purposes, tax practitioners should weigh and balance the need to try to maximize the tax benefits to which a company is entitled in its tax planning against the desirability of minimizing or avoiding the exposures that might attract aggressive governmental actions.
Contractors must redouble their efforts to meet aggressive government audits, investigations and challenges to recovery of legitimate costs of doing business.
The decision not to bring back Aggressive In-Line Park was equally upsetting to some.
Draw and screen plays are designed to take advantage of an aggressive pass rush.
As the day continued, the staff discovered that the woman could be very loving and nice one minute, and then become violently aggressive toward others the next, for no apparent reason.
1) Also called aggressive juvenile fibromatosis, it is characterized by a destructive, locally invasive process and a high rate of local recurrence, especially in cases of inadequate excision.