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Pick

Slang; a stock or other security that an analyst recommends his or her clients buy. For example, an analyst who is bullish on tech stocks may choose Google and Facebook as his picks.
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The signs warn about the monkeys picking pockets - but don't say anything about toupee taking.
100 Years Ago A notorious pickpocket, William Graham, an old man, was charged with picking pockets on Monday night.
Its machinery of law enforcement also encountered rates of property offences that exceeded local levels, although its pattern of minor thefts, such as picking pockets or the theft of cloth, were similarly rife in neighbouring urban communities.