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Ankle biter

Stock issued with a market capitalization of less than $500 million.

Ankle Biter

Informal for small-cap. Describing a publicly-traded company with a low amount of market capitalization. In general, a small-cap company has a market capitalization of less than $1 billion or $2 billion, but there is no specific definition. Some brokerages or exchanges have slightly different definitions of small-cap. Some indexes track ankle biter companies, as do some exchange traded funds.
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So, glad of a distraction for the kids during these endless school holidays, me and Jesse's godmother Ali surgically removed the ankle biters from their iPads and took them for an educational day out in Portsmouth.
Some deluded X-Files watching folks talk about tall grey beings, while others have described being whisked into a space-ship by stumpy little ankle biters with long fingers and sharp teeth.
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They are great at securing your network against ankle biters, but they won't stop the professional hacker," said Intrusic customer John Burke, CIO of Caritas Christi Healthcare.
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