stock market index :
- n index based on a statistical compilation of the share prices of a number of representative stocks
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(Many of them have substantial overseas operations, too, giving you valuable international exposure.) You can go even broader with something like Vanguard's Total Stock Market Index, which also includes smaller and medium-size companies, or the Vanguard Total World Stock Index. If you want to try to beat the market, you might put some of your money into a few top-notch managed mutual funds, or ...
July 24, 2013 - Houston Chronicle
- Local and Global Tops in Stocks
Is this broad U.S. stock market index going to top soon?
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