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large cap stock: Original post by Slav Fedorov of Demand Media Stocks of publicly traded companies are ranked by capitalization, which is calculated by multiplying the current stock price by the number of shares outstanding. Stocks of companies with capitalization under $2 billion are considered small-cap; stocks of companies with capitalization over $10 billion are considered large-cap; and the ones in-between…

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