Definition of recovery stock in English:

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recovery stock

noun

Finance
A stock that has fallen in price but is thought to have the potential of climbing back to its original level.
Example sentences
  • The adviser still recommends the budget airline as a recovery stock, despite its profit warning and higher oil prices.
  • However, if an investor selects a smaller company or a company going through a poor trading period (a recovery stock), or those in smaller emerging markets, then the inherent risk is greater.
  • Buyers in the City market at present are mainly property companies, German funds and investors looking for investments as recovery stock.

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Syllabification: re·cov·er·y stock

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