dollar averaging
noun see dollar cost averaging

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • dollar averaging — noun : a practice of investing a uniform sum in common stocks periodically regardless of the level of prices * * * a system of buying securities at regular intervals, using the same amount of cash for each purchase, over a considerable period of… …   Useful english dictionary

  • dollar averaging — a system of buying securities at regular intervals, using the same amount of cash for each purchase, over a considerable period of time regardless of the prevailing prices of the securities, resulting in having bought the total at an average cost …   Universalium

  • dollar averaging — Investment term for practice of purchasing a fixed dollar amount of a given security at regular intervals …   Black's law dictionary

  • dollar averaging — Investment term for practice of purchasing a fixed dollar amount of a given security at regular intervals …   Black's law dictionary

  • dollar averaging — dol′lar av eraging n. bus a method of investing in securities over an extended time by spending a fixed amount of money at regular intervals, so that more shares are bought at lower prices than at higher ones. Also calleddol′lar cost av eraging • …   From formal English to slang

  • dollar-average — /dol euhr av euhr ij, av rij/, v.i., dollar averaged, dollar averaging. to engage in dollar averaging. * * * …   Universalium

  • dollar-average — /dol euhr av euhr ij, av rij/, v.i., dollar averaged, dollar averaging. to engage in dollar averaging …   Useful english dictionary

  • dollar cost averaging — noun Date: circa 1957 investment in a security at regular intervals of a uniform sum regardless of the price level in order to obtain an overall reduction in cost per unit called also dollar averaging …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • dollar-cost averaging — ˈ ̷ ̷  ̷ ̷ ˈ ̷ ̷ noun : dollar averaging …   Useful english dictionary

  • Dollar cost averaging — (DCA) is an investment strategy that may be used with any currency. It takes the form of investing equal monetary amounts regularly and periodically over specific time periods (such as $100 monthly) in a particular investment or portfolio. By… …   Wikipedia

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