Average cost

When investors buy stocks in increments instead of just one huge block order, the investor ends up paying different prices for each period the stock is bought. The average cost is the arithmetic mean of the prices payed by the investor to determine a single average entry price.

Stocks | Forex | Options | Economics | Bonds | History | Language learning | Technology | Technical Analysis | Fundamental Analysis
Copyright © 2014 econtrader | Risk disclosure | Terms of Use