An investor who seeks to take Control of a publicly traded company by acquiring a controlling interest of the company's stock and then replacing the board of directors and/or the corporate officers. See Control Stock; Diversified Holding Company; Holding Company; Hostile Takeover; two-tier tender offer.
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