Deal stock


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Deal stock

Stock subject to merger or acquisition, either publicly announced or rumored.

Deal Stock

Stock in a publicly-traded company that may be acquired by or merged into another company. The term especially applies when the merger or acquisition is rumored but has not been announced.
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Hence my deal stock successes over the past decade, from Unocal to Motorola Mobility, from Nymex to Amgen/Onyx.