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Definition: 10-bagger

Full Definition of 10-bagger

10-bagger is stock-geek-speak for when a stock returns 10 times its original investment. The term was popularized by Peter Lynch in his book One Up on Wall Street.

Note that 10 times your money is actually 900% (not 1000%, which would be an eleven-bagger).

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Definition Sources

Definitions for 10-bagger are sourced/syndicated and enhanced from:

  • A Dictionary of Economics (Oxford Quick Reference)
  • Oxford Dictionary Of Accounting
  • Oxford Dictionary Of Business & Management

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