hot stock

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Hot Stock

1. See: Hot Issue.

2. A stock that rises significantly in a short period of time. This occurs when buyers greatly outnumber sellers.

hot stock

A stock that has large price movements on very heavy volume. Hot stocks often run in cycles depending on the investing public's interest in particular industries or particular concepts. Hot stocks are usually quite risky and are suitable for speculators involved in short-term trading.