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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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In the concrete field (HVAC), it is the primary task to optimize the thermal insulating and thermal accumulative parameters of buildings, its HVAC system and its performance.
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The accumulative odds of all the winners were 105,729-1 but Nicholson said he hoped that his winnings would not change his life.
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Yesterday was the actual anniversary of Dettori's seven-timer, which was achieved at accumulative odds of 25,095-1.