DCA

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DCADepartment of Community Affairs
DCADistrict Court of Appeal
DCADepartment of Consumer Affairs
DCADisney's California Adventure (Disneyland theme park)
DCADisturbi del Comportamento Alimentare (Italian: Eating DIsorder)
DCADepartment of Civil Aviation
DCADrug and Cosmetic Act
DCADigital Communications Analyzer
DCADundee Contemporary Arts (UK)
DCADepartment for Constitutional Affairs (UK)
DCADepartment of Culture and the Arts (Australia)
DCADanChurchAid
DCADepartment of Cultural Affairs (various locations)
DCAData Center Automation
DCADomiciliary Care Agency
DCADollar Cost Averaging (investment strategy)
DCADefensive Counter Air (US Air Force)
DCADistrict Cricket Association (various locations)
DCAData Centre Alliance
DCADocument Content Architecture
DCADepartment of Civil Aviation Malaysia (est. 1969)
DCADebt Collection Agency
DCADrug Control Agency (various nations)
DCADivision of Cultural Affairs (various locations)
DCADevice Configuration Assistant
DCADivision of Cost Allocation
DCADynamic Cache Architecture
DCADistributed Component Architecture
DCADirectory Client Agent
DCADivision of Consumer Advocacy (Hawaii)
DCADefense Communications Agency
DCADynamic Channel Allocation
DCADeputy Compact Administrator
DCADepartment of Constitutional Affairs (UK)
DCADomiciliary Care Allowance (Ireland)
DCADual-Capable Aircraft (US DoD)
DCADredging Contractors of America
DCADirectional Coronary Atherectomy
DCADynamic Channel Assignment
DCADetrended Correspondence Analysis
DCADeficit Control Act
DCADefensive Counterair (US DoD)
DCADrum Corps Associates (drum & bugle corps organization)
DCADirect Chip Attach
DCADalmatian Club of America
DCADigital Communications Associates
DCADepartment of Company Affairs (India)
DCADivide and Conquer Algorithm
DCADistribution Contractors Association
DCADrug Control Authority (Malaysia)
DCADiamond Council of America
DCADesign Communication Arts (California)
DCAData Collection Analysis
DCADartington College of Arts (UK)
DCADirector of Civil Aviation
DCADynamic Contact Angle
DCADamage Control Assistant (US Navy)
DCADirector of Consumer Affairs
DCADebt Counselors of America
DCADivision of Community Advocacy (Alaska)
DCADirectorate of Community Activities (various organizations)
DCADachshund Club of America
DCADoug Carson & Associates
DCADeferred Compensation Arrangement
DCADistributed Control Application
DCADepartmental Consulting Archeologist (US DOI)
DCADutch Competition Act (antitrust)
DCADirect Connect Architecture
DCADigital Citizen Academy (Scottsdale, AZ)
DCADeputy Commandant for Aviation (US DoD)
DCADesign Chain Associates (various locations)
DCADéfense Contre Avions (French: Anti Aircraft Defence)
DCADoctor of Creative Arts
DCADevelopment Credit Agreement
DCADependent Care Assistance (employee benefit)
DCADutch Competition Authority (energy regulation)
DCADirector of Community Activities
DCADominant Cerebellar Ataxias (neurodegenerative disease)
DCADépartement des Conduites Addictives (French: Department of Addictive Behavior)
DCADémocratie Châtillonnaise Aujourd'hui (French political association)
DCADichloroacetylene (CAS Number 7572-29-4)
DCADiario de Centro América (Guatemala news paper)
DCADual Chamber Adaptor
DCADigital Controlled Amplifier
DCADeputy Commander for Administration (US Army healthcare facilities)
DCADispersed Coverage Area (US DoD Satellite Communications)
DCADecline Curve Analysis
DCADelta Club d'Annecy (French hang gliding club)
DCADrilling Contractors Association (Europe)
DCAData Capture Application
DCADerbyshire Caving Association
DCADynamic Content Adapter (Cisco)
DCADefense Cooperation in Armaments
DCADigital Command Assembly
DCADepartment of Codes Administration (Missouri)
DCADistributed Communications Architecture
DCADistributed Computing Architecture
DCADynamic Capacity Allocation
DCADigital Computer Association
DCADeoxycorticosterone Acetate (CAS Number 56-47-3)
DCADirect Charitable Activity
DCADeposit Control Additive (gasoline formulations)
DCADistributed Collaborative Application (computing)
DCADéfense du Citoyen Automobiliste (French: Defense of the Citizen Motorist)
DCADirectorate of Cadet Activities (US Military Academy)
DCADebris Casualty Area (US NASA)
DCADivision de Combat Alliée (French gaming clan)
DCADynamic Code Assignment
DCADutch Canadian Association (Ottawa Valley, Canada)
DCADiamond Construction Association (Japan)
DCADirect Clustering Algorithm
DCADade County Approved (Florida)
DCADetailed Configuration Accounting
DCADynamic Contextual Analysis
DCADesign Change Authorization
DCADynamic Clustering Algorithm
DCAData Communications Associates
DCADependent Child Care
DCADoughnut Corporation of America
DCADrain-Cooler Approach
DCADesignated Conservation Area
DCAData Communications Associates Limited (UK)
DCADiagnostic Connector Assembly (connector)
DCADenison Community Association
DCADelegation of Contracting Authority
DCADocument Control Architecture
DCADispatch Control Area
DCADiscriminant Component Analysis
DCAData Compression with Antidictionaries
DCADocument Control Assistant
DCADefense Cooperation Agreements (US DoD)
DCADefense Contracting Agency
DCAData Command Acquire
DCADirectional/Channel Assignment
DCADevelopment Cost Avoidance
DCADesign Change Approval
DCADrift Correction Angle
DCADefense Courier Agency
DCADrill and Ceremonial Advanced (Australian Air Training Corps)
DCADigital Channel Allocation (transportation)
DCADistrict Commissioner's Award
DCADisaster Communication Agreement
DCADistribution Control Agency (NASA)
DCADigital Computing Association
DCADirect Cite Authorization
DCADirect Current Amperage
DCADi-electric Ceramic Antenna
DCADisaster Control Authority
DCAData Communication Analyzer
DCAData Conversion Architect (Universal Conversion Technologies)
DCAWashington, DC, USA - Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport (Airport Code)
DCADetonation Chamber Assembly
DCADistribution Cost Analysis
DCADressage Competition Arena
DCADirect Channel Assignment
DCADigaredoo Club of America
DCADesign Change and Authorization
DCADistribution Center Alignment (merchandising)
DCADistinguished Certification Administrator (award)
DCADrive Cycle Analysis
DCADominican Conservation Association
DCADutch Committee for Afganistan
References in periodicals archive ?
To illustrate how dollar cost averaging works, let's say that you want to save $3,000 each year.
Fidelity cautioned that dollar cost averaging does not ensure a profit or protect against loss in declining markets.
Variable annuity dollar cost averaging programs involve allocating a certain amount to one investment subaccount, such as a money market fund, and then having portions of that payment periodically transferred to other subaccounts.
Dollar cost averaging is vital, but more important is its implementation through mutual funds.
One of the best ways of doing this is to take advantage of dollar cost averaging, which is all about using time and consistency to grow your money.
BANKING AND CREDIT NEWS-May 21, 2013-EverBank plan adds benefit of dollar cost averaging to metals investing(C)2013 M2 COMMUNICATIONS http://www.m2.com
Some financial advisors advocate a strategy of dollar cost averaging, in which you invest a fixed amount periodically, perhaps every month.
The third approach we could take is borrowing $30,000 from a low-interest-rate program for college, putting 50 percent of the portfolio into a more stable value fund and contributing $5,000 a month into outside investments using a 'dollar cost averaging' strategy.
Use for Dollar Cost Averaging (DCA) plans and Systematic Withdrawal Plans (SWP)
Explaining further about asset allocation, Kitson said, "A well designed portfolio consists of a mix of various asset classes like cash and cash equivalents, fixed income securities, stocks, real estate, precious metals, insurance products, and other commodities." Asked what should be the most appropriate investment strategy while investing into equity or any other volatile asset, Kitson said that investors should go for Dollar Cost Averaging, commonly known as Systematic Investment Plans (SIPs).
If you had reinvested dividends to promote compounding and dollar cost averaging, the value would have increased to more than $9.3 million.