Define: Active Stocks

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Definition: Active Stocks


Quick Summary of Active Stocks


Active stocks are stocks heavily-traded on an stock exchange. Active stocks are actively being bought and sold, and often have a large number of outstanding shares.



What is the dictionary definition of Active Stocks?

Dictionary Definition


Active Stocks are securities that have been actively traded on a particular stock exchange during a particular period.


Full Definition of Active Stocks


Active stocks are stocks heavily-traded on an stock exchange. Active stocks are actively being bought and sold, and often have a large number of outstanding shares.



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Definition Sources


Definitions for Active Stocks are sourced/syndicated from:

  • Oxford Dictionary Of Economics
  • BusinessDictionary.com
  • Oxford Dictionary Of Accounting
  • Oxford Dictionary Of Business & Management

This glossary post was last updated: 27th January 2019.