Go Long

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Definition: Go Long

Quick Summary of Go Long

The purchase of a security, commodity or financial instrument (e.g. shares) in the belief that the price will increase.

The purchaser hopes to sell the shares at a higher price than he bought at and thus make a profit.

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Modern Language Association (MLA):
Go Long. PayrollHeaven.com. Payroll & Accounting Heaven Ltd. September 25, 2021 https://payrollheaven.com/define/go-long/.
Chicago Manual of Style (CMS):
Go Long. PayrollHeaven.com. Payroll & Accounting Heaven Ltd. https://payrollheaven.com/define/go-long/ (accessed: September 25, 2021).
American Psychological Association (APA):
Go Long. PayrollHeaven.com. Retrieved September 25, 2021, from PayrollHeaven.com website: https://payrollheaven.com/define/go-long/

Definition Sources

Definitions for Go Long 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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