Business Activity

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Definition: Business Activity

Business Activity

Full Definition of Business Activity

Any actions undertaken by individuals or companies, such as buying, selling, marketing, or investing, for the purpose of generating profits or developing economic opportunities. Shareholders should be aware of patterns business activities undertaken by companies in whose stock they have invested, in order to be sure that the company remains a sound investment.

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Definition Sources

Definitions for Business Activity are sourced/syndicated and enhanced from:

  • A Dictionary of Economics (Oxford Quick Reference)
  • Oxford Dictionary Of Accounting
  • Oxford Dictionary Of Business & Management

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