Bo Derek

AAA

DEFINITION of 'Bo Derek'

A slang term used to describe a perfect stock or investment. In the 1979 hit movie "10," actress Bo Derek portrayed the "perfect woman," or "the perfect 10."

INVESTOPEDIA EXPLAINS 'Bo Derek'

This term was used more often in the early 1980s, after the movie "10" first came out. Nowadays, the name of a more current celebrity, like Jennifer Lopez, might be used in finance jargon.

RELATED TERMS
  1. Aunt Millie

    A slang term for an uneducated or unsophisticated investor. The ...
  2. Jennifer Lopez - J.Lo

    A slang technical analysis term referring to a rounding bottom ...
  3. Leading Lipstick Indicator

    An indicator based on the theory that a consumer turns to less ...
  4. Skirt Length Theory

    The idea that skirt lengths are a predictor of the stock market ...
  5. Angelina Jolie Stock Index

    An index made up of a selection of stocks from companies associated ...
  6. Paris Hilton Stock Index

    A stock index comprised of companies associated with the socialite ...
Related Articles
  1. Stock Basics Tutorial
    Investing Basics

    Stock Basics Tutorial

  2. How Dividends Work For Investors
    Investing Basics

    How Dividends Work For Investors

  3. 5 Famous MLB Players Who Went Broke
    Investing News

    5 Famous MLB Players Who Went Broke

  4. 4 History-Making Wall Street Crooks
    Personal Finance

    4 History-Making Wall Street Crooks

comments powered by Disqus
Hot Definitions
  1. Days Sales Of Inventory - DSI

    A financial measure of a company's performance that gives investors an idea of how long it takes a company to turn its inventory ...
  2. Accounts Payable - AP

    An accounting entry that represents an entity's obligation to pay off a short-term debt to its creditors. The accounts payable ...
  3. Ratio Analysis

    Quantitative analysis of information contained in a company’s financial statements. Ratio analysis is based on line items ...
  4. Days Payable Outstanding - DPO

    A company's average payable period. Calculated as: ending accounts payable / (cost of sales/number of days).
  5. Net Sales

    The amount of sales generated by a company after the deduction of returns, allowances for damaged or missing goods and any ...
  6. Over The Counter

    A security traded in some context other than on a formal exchange such as the NYSE, TSX, AMEX, etc. The phrase "over-the-counter" ...
Trading Center