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Kamikaze Defense

Kamikaze Defense What is 'Kamikaze Defense ' A type of takeover defense mechanism sometimes resorted to by a company that is the target of a hostile bid. Kamikaze defense involves reshapin

Kangaroos

DefinitionThe kangaroo is a marsupial from the family Macropodidae. In common use the term is used to describe the largest species from this family, especially those of the genus Macropus: t

Keepwell Agreement

Keepwell Agreement What is 'Keepwell Agreement' A contract between a parent company and its subsidiary to maintain solvency and financial backing throughout the term set in the agreement.

Hardening

Hardening What is 'Hardening' 1. A term used to describe a price of commodity or futures contracts that is gradually stabilizing. 2. A futures market that is slowly advancing in prices.

Heatmap

DefinitionA heat map is a graphical representation of data where the individual values contained in a matrix are represented as colors. "Heat map" is a newer term but shading matrices have e

Hang Seng Index (HSI)

Hang Seng Index (HSI) What is 'Hang Seng Index - HSI' A market capitalization-weighted index of 40 of the largest companies that trade on the Hong Kong Exchange. The Hang Seng Index is mai

Harry Potter Stock Index

Harry Potter Stock Index What is 'Harry Potter Stock Index' A collection of stocks from companies related to the "Harry Potter" series franchise. Created by StockPickr, this index seeks to

Hard Landing

Hard Landing What is 'Hard Landing' An economic state wherein the economy is slowing down sharply or is tipped into outright recession after a period of rapid growth, due to government att

Hawk

Hawk What is a 'Hawk' A hawk, also known as an inflation hawk, is a policymaker or advisor who is predominantly concerned with interest rates as they relate to fiscal policy. A hawk genera

Heavy Industry

DefinitionHeavy industry is industry that involves one or more characteristics such as large and heavy products; large and heavy equipment and facilities; or complex or numerous processes. B
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