Broad-Based Index

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Broad-Based Index

An index that consists of many stocks or stocks in many different industries. Broad-based indices are not terribly useful in gauging the performance of individual industries, but help give an indication on movements in the broader economy. An example of a broad-based index is the Wilshire 5000. See also: Narrow-based.
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Occasionally mild broad base, left shift, Right shift Broad base curve were seen in two cases.
Summary: In an informal interaction with Congress MPs, Rahul Gandhi said that he wants to broad base the power structure and the decision making process in the Congress.
22 -- Buoyed by the healthy performance made by Sri Lanka's exports sector last year it is envisaged to broad base the export sector with strong government assistance and get a revenue of U.S.$.
is composed of a broad base of companies and professionals including licensed real estate brokers and agents; multidwelling property owners; building service vendors and suppliers; unlicensed property managers; attorneys; appraisers; banks; mortgage companies; fuel service and energy companies; title and abstract companies; insurance companies and insurance brokers; contractors and other companies servicing the real estate industry".
The deal allowed the center's previous owner - local nonprofit Broad Base Programs Inc.
Long term care facilities are uniquely positioned to relate to a broad base of constituents.
"As a service provider, we are continually looking for ways to deliver a broad base of revenue-enhancing and cost-saving services to our customers," said Alec Ellsworth, CEO of Resilient Networks.
With 80 member companies and FCIA affiliates in the United States and Japan, FCIA is committed to delivering a broad base of Fibre Channel infrastructure to support a wide array of industry applications within the mass storage and IT-based arenas.
They developed approaches allowing SESOPs to indirectly benefit business owners without providing significant benefits to a broad base of employees.
His extensive financial expertise plus his success in growing nonprofit organizations adds significant value to the broad base of leadership on the ARA Board of Directors.
The company continues to supply complex structural and gearbox components in magnesium and aluminum sand castings to a broad base of aerospace cutomers.
One particularly promising area involves investing those funds so as to create a broad base of private-sector capital owners, including employee stock owners.