portfolio investment


Definitions (2)

1.Investment in securities that is intended for financial gain only and does not create a lasting interest in or effective management control over an enterprise.
2.Investment in an assortment or range of securities, or other types of investment vehicles, to spread the risk of possible loss due to below expectations performance of one or a few of them. See also direct investment.

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  • The portfolio investment was critically reviewed and it was determined that sufficient diversification was being experienced by the portfolio investment.

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  • I am able to track my portfolio investment if I use proper calculations determined by downloading a stock exchange software from the internet

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  • The portfolio investment seemed like a good choice, by allowing Lisa to make extra money without having to disturb her retirement account.

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