Whisper stock

Definition:

A stock rumored to be the target of a takeover bid, drawing speculators who hope to make a profit after the takeover is completed.

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Nonforfeitable ownership (or partial ownership) by an employee of the retirement account balances or benefits contributed on the employees behalf by an employer. The Tax Reform Act of 1986... Read More

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