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Zombie

A publicly-traded company that continues operations despite a merger or bankruptcy. Stocks in zombies are usually low in price because the companies are likely to cease operations (and the stocks will consequently become worthless). However, a few bottom feeders may be interested in a zombie if they believe that it can restructure and become profitable.

zombie

A company that remains in business even though it is technically bankrupt and almost surely headed for the graveyard.
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The end of the weekend he spent browsing once more through his copy of Spurt, once more finding himself seduced by the photo-sequence depicting three zombielike women in some kind of dungeon or crypt, from the ceiling of which hung two girls, seemingly unconscious, in their wedding dresses.
In Visotzky's reading, the paradigmatic man of faith and lover of God of Western monotheism was actually a dangerous mental case, a zombielike depressive attempting to murder his own son.
It's currently hidden under the bed of Grant's new friend, a young schoolgirl called Alice - which should fox The Network's zombielike assassin Arby for all of five minutes unless Jessica can persuade Grant to lead her to it first.
Somehow, the flatter Burns's backdrops become, and the more unnaturally rigid or imaginatively misshapen his figures, the more irrepressibly each uncanny image lurches to zombielike life.
with no small help from Romero cultists, whose devotion will be nothing short of zombielike.
Like a bouncing corpse riddled with too many slugs from a Saturday Night Special, APB's attempt to revive itself, zombielike, from the living dead by selling itself to Rupert Murdoch's sleazy empire also failed.
He is disturbed by Harold's dangerous, revolutionary zeal and Deirdre's zombielike agreement with her lover's reductive, vengefully anti-English take on Irish history.
Before her criminal trial began in May of the following year, Shelby defended herself in a "60 Minutes" interview, saying, "race had nothing to do with my decision-making." She said Crutcher was intoxicated -- he was found to have PCP and TCP in his system at the time of the shooting -- and exhibited "zombielike" behavior.
In fact, they showed zombielike relentlessness in their determination to take health care away from millions of Americans, shambling forward despite devastating analyses by the Congressional Budget Office, denunciations of their plans by every major medical group, and overwhelming public disapproval.
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