dollar averaging

  1. a system of buying securities at regular intervals, using the same amount of cash for each purchase, over a considerable period of time regardless of the prevailing prices of the securities, resulting in having bought the total at an average cost.

Origin of dollar averaging

First recorded in 1925–30
  • Also called dollar cost averaging.

Words Nearby dollar averaging Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2023