Definition of Accumulation:
Buying a commodity or security without selling it.
Accumulation can take on a few different meanings in finance. Generally, to accumulate something is to increase the amount of it.
In terms of trading, accumulation typically refers to a position size in an asset that increases over multiple transactions.
Successive additions of a substance that stays within a body or environment, and is not biodegraded, excreted, or neutralized.
Assigning profit to firms capital reserve instead of distributing it as dividends. See also retained earnings.
Synonyms of Accumulation
Abundance, Access, Accession, Accretion, Accrual, Accruement, Acervation, Addition, Advance, Agglomerate, Agglomeration, Aggrandizement, Aggregate, Aggregation, Amassing, Amassment, Amplification, Appreciation, Ascent, Assemblage, Assembling, Augmentation, Backlog, Ballooning, Bank, Bloating, Boom, Boost, Bringing together, Broadening, Budget, Buildup, Chunk, Collecting, Collection, Colluvies, Commissariat, Commissary, Congeries, Conglobation, Conglomerate, Conglomeration, Cornucopia, Crescendo, Cumulation, Cumulus, Development, Dump, Edema, Elevation, Enlargement, Expansion, Extension, Flood, Gain, Gathering, Gleaning, Glomeration, Gob, Greatening, Growth, Gush, Heap, Hike, Hoard, Hunk, Increase, Increment, Inflation, Inventory, Jump, Larder, Leap, Lump, Mass, Material, Materials, Materiel, Mounting, Multiplication, Munitions, Pile, Piling, Plenitude, Plenty, Productiveness, Proliferation, Provisionment, Provisions, Raise, Rations, Repertoire, Repertory, Reserve, Rick, Rise, Snowball, Snowballing, Spread, Stack, Stock, Stock-in-trade, Stockpile, Store, Stores, Supplies, Supply on hand, Surge, Swelling, Treasure, Treasury, Trove, Tumescence, Up, Upping, Upsurge, Upswing, Uptrend, Upturn, Wad, Waxing, Widening
How to use Accumulation in a sentence?
- Accumulation means the amount of something is increasing over time.
- The accumulation phase in an annuity refers to the period where premiums are being paid or money is being put in.
- In finance, accumulation more specifically means increasing position size in one asset, increasing the number of assets owned/positions, or an overall increase in buying activity in an asset.
Meaning of Accumulation & Accumulation Definition