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large-cap

Syllabification: large-cap

Definition of large-cap in English:

adjective

Finance
Denoting or relating to the stock of a company with a large capitalization.
Example sentences
  • And he wasn't achieving those results on bonds and large-cap stocks alone.
  • I have funds holding small-, mid-, and large-cap stocks, along with international stocks.
  • That helped buoy him during the blue-chip bear market, but now he has shifted 70% of his assets to large-cap stocks.

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