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growth stock Line breaks: growth stock

Definition of growth stock in English:


A company stock that tends to increase in capital value rather than yield high income.
Example sentences
  • If you hope to value a growth stock with the dividend discount model, your valuation will be based on nothing more than guesses about the company's future profits and dividend policy decisions.
  • A growth stock can increase its annual earnings faster than average.
  • It was not sold to fund managers as a capital growth stock.

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