diversified diversified  /daɪ ˈvɜr sə ˌfaɪd/


  1. (adj) having variety of character or form or components; or having increased variety
  2. (v) make (more) diverse
  3. (v) spread into new habitats and produce variety or variegate
  4. (v) vary in order to spread risk or to expand




  1. The Big Mac customer base has remained relatively stable, while Starbucks' coffee-drinkers have diversified.
  2. Barnes ran a highly diversified operation.
  3. But if you stick to your steady, diversified plan while everyone else is retreating, you will be happy years from now.


  1. Sabal Financial Group Expands Home Builder Lending, Opens Orlando Office

    Sabal Financial Group, L.P., a diversified financial services firm specializing in real estate, lending and banking, has announced the opening of an Orlando, Florida office in support of the East Coast ...
    on June 17, 2013     Source: Marketwired via Yahoo! Finance

  2. The Billionaire Who Wants Club Med: Guo Guangchang

    June 17 (Bloomberg) -- Guo Guangchang is one diversified billionaire. As the chairman and largest shareholder of Fosun Holdings -- he's got pharmaceuticals, real estate, steel-making, retail stores, iron ore and gold mining, financial services... And if all goes according to plan, add ...
    on June 17, 2013     Source: Bloomberg

  3. Eaton Vance Risk-Managed Diversified Equity Income Fund Report Of Earnings

    BOSTON, June 14, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Eaton Vance Risk-Managed Diversified Equity Income Fund (NYSE: ETJ), a diversified closed-end management investment company, today announced the earnings of the Fund ...
    on June 15, 2013     Source: PR Newswire via Yahoo! Finance


  1. As it puts together a package, Bernanke added, "Congress might want to consider a diversified mix of elements."
    on Jan 17, 2008 By: Ben Bernanke Source: ABC News

  2. "Given the breadth and the depth of the present downturn, even well diversified portfolios are experiencing major losses," Faust said in the mail. "While we can hope that markets will improve, we need to be prepared to absorb unprecedented...
    on Feb 7, 2009 By: Drew Gilpin Faust Source: domain-B

  3. "ADM's record earnings for the second quarter and first half of fiscal 2008 demonstrate the value created by and the strengths of our broadly diversified asset base and product portfolio," Chief Executive Officer Patricia Woertz said in a statement.
    on Feb 4, 2008 By: Patricia Woertz Source: San Francisco Chronicle

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