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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After researching the business activity of ABC Incorporated, John Smith decided it would be a good investment to buy shares in that company.

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In the marketplace they thought all of their business activity seemed a bit unusual. They knew they were trying to grow, but these methods did not make sense.

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Ever since I was a little boy, the main thing I did with my time was find a new business activity to participate in, beginning with lemonade stands all the way to my hedge fund today.

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