overweight

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1. A stock rating, equivalent to the rating "buy." An overweight rating means that compared to other stocks, the given stock is a better value, and the analyst recommends purchasing it at that time. The opposite of an overweight rating would be "underweight", or "sell."
2. see overweighted.

Use overweight in a sentence

I follow one stock analyst very closely and bought shares in a large computer company because he had identified that company as being overweight.

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