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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 meantime, Inventec scored sales revenue of NT$29.556 billion, slightly up, for the third consecutive year, 3.3% from NT$28.599 billion posted in October, or 15.63% compared to a year ago, with accumulative laptop shipment of about 15.1 million units for the past 11 months of 2012.
He said a driver can join the programme before the black points reach the accumulative limit of 24 points.
The hotel is offering a Stay and Save Easter Holiday Package including 15% off on its best available rate on booking a minimum of three nights stay, plus a daily accumulative food and beverage credit of HKD200, for guests staying for the Easter season.
For his part, Director of the Industrial City Mohammad Hindya said the volume of investments reached SYP 163 billion (USD 1 ee SYP 47) and accumulative spending of about SYP 12 million and 130 thousands on infrastructure.
We were advised the effective saving is some pounds 10m over the next ten years and, in addition, last year around pounds 500,000 was saved in procurement and now a further pounds 660,000 is to be saved in a joint operation with the Durham force, an accumulative $2m annual saving.
By June 2010, the pipeline's accumulative crude oil transportation since 2006 had reached 25.35 million metric tons.
Rogers, a three-time World Time Trial champion, began the day trailing American Dave Zabriskie for the overall lead, but with the help of a time bonus he won a tiebreaker for outright lead because of better accumulative stage finishes.
It's been through promoting the business first and foremost and letting the sales come through and point us in the direction of a particular category, like accumulative bets.
The next fact is that highly thermally insulated buildings without mechanical cooling (so called passive houses) based on low thermal accumulative properties could be in some situations overheated by internal and external heat gains--i.e.
"The drought has caused an accumulative debt burden on the farmers let alone the lack of seeds and all farming materials and tools in areas where rainfalls are not guaranteed, which all brought the farmers to despicable conditions," Hussein Fadel Khaleel told Aswat al-Iraq news agency.
Damascus, 10 September: Gulfsands Petroleum company announced Thursday that the accumulative crude oil total production of Sharq Kharbat well in sector /26/ to the northeast of Syria exceeded 4 million barrel a year.
A ROPES course has set a Guinness World Record for the longest accumulative jump from a power fan.