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Aggressive Investment Strategy

An investment strategy in which one takes higher risks in order to achieve higher returns. One using an aggressive investment strategy often seeks to invest in young industries with high growth potential, rather than low-risk, low-yield vehicles. For example, during a market bubble, aggressive investors are more likely to make speculative investment than to buy Treasury bonds.

aggressive

Of or relating to an investment philosophy that seeks to achieve above-average returns by accepting above-average risks. An example of an aggressive investment posture would be confining one's investments to the common stocks of companies in young industries with high growth potential. Likewise, seeking high current yields by purchasing bonds issued by financially weak companies is an example of aggressive investing.
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Caption: Clinical factors associated with aggressiveness in BRIDGE-II-MIX
This assures that the power split between the engine and battery is managed consistently regardless of the driver aggressiveness.
A deeper understanding of the performance implications of developed country-based firms' action aggressiveness in developing countries as well as of the forces that can shape this relationship is important both for firms that have entered these emerging markets only recently and for those that are increasingly relying on emerging markets to sustain their profits and revenues.
graminearum collected from the blighted ears in North-West of Turkey and to compare aggressiveness of the isolates at field conditions.
To train her to self-regulate aggressiveness, you will need to go through a time-consuming and labor-intensive process called desensitization and counter-conditioning.
Next, when highly concentrated estrogen was injected, aggressiveness of the male quail was greatly decreased.
As shown in Figure 1, the graph of the discrimination measures reflects the percentage of variable variance explained by each dimension and shows that both Dimension 1 and Dimension 2 can discriminate the variable assertiveness (and its response categories) from the variable aggressiveness.
The determining factors of aggressiveness are individual traits such as personality type, anxiety, stress, and anger (Morgan, 2000).
Keywords: aggressive communication, argumentativeness, verbal aggressiveness, communication motives
Variation in aggressiveness among isolates, and between hosts was observed.
Verbal aggressiveness is a message behavior that attacks a person's self-concept in order to deliver psychological pain (Infante & Wigley, 1986) and can take the form of character and competence attacks, teasing, ridicule, threats, and swearing (Infante, 1987).