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A stock or group of stocks that is the first to move in a market upsurge or downturn.


The stocks with the highest trading volume over a given period of time. Leadership may give an indication of future market movements. That is, a large amount of interest in certain stocks may mean that the market will continue to be interested in them. Leadership may be either good or bad for the market. For example, poor leadership may result from too much speculation, while solid leadership comes from sustainable investing practices. It is also called market leadership.


An active stock that tends to lead the general market in price movements. For example, strength and activity may have made a stock a leader in a recent upward market movement.
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One downspout, one drop outlet, three elbows and two wall clips will cost about $40 at a home center.
Smith said she has designed and built rain gardens that incorporate water from all the downspouts on one house, and has found solutions to basement flooding by directing water away from foundations.
You direct the rainwater from the downspouts to the garden via a swale (a stone channel) or plastic piping.
Ideally, you could attach the downspout near the outer end of the gutter and drain the water straight down to the ground.
rain, or about 103 gallons per downspout if you have six downspouts.
Record the length of the gutter runs and mark the downspout locations.
A) and add an extra if the lawn mower or a basketball frequently bangs the downspout.
Also, see if a product brochure is available to help you figure out how much gutter and downspout to purchase, along with which fittings you'll need and how many of each to buy.
Tenders are invited for Clay tile roof repairs, flat roof membrane replacement, sheet metal flashing and gutter repairs, downspout cleaning, gutter and downspout heat trace system installation, masonry chimney repairs, masonry gable reconstruction, and pointing masonry.
To usher the water away from the apartments, owner Hai Le added roof trenches, increased the number of gutter downspouts and connected those downspouts to a set of French drains.