Usually refers to the fact that analysts begin following a particular security. This usually happens when there is enough trading in it to warrant attention by the investment community.
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The date on which a brokerage or research firm begins giving buy or sell ratings to a particular publicly-traded company. The term is most commonly used in the media when a first rating is reported.
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