crown jewel means: An extremely profitable or other particularly valuable investment Corporate unit, or an asset of a corporation firm. Commonly used for risk arbitrage. These are the most desired entities Within a diversified corporation, as measured by assets value These entities have the potential to earn power and improve their business prospects. They are often the primary objective of an acquirer, and can be sold by one. Takeover Target to Make the Rest Information about the company that is less appealing. See also: Scorched earth policy. (in Stock Market Dictionary)

What else does crown jewel mean?

  • An important part of the regalia worn by a sovereign. (in Merlin Dictionary)
  • A sovereign uses the jewels in his crowns or scepters to perform ceremonial duties. (in Merlin Dictionary)
  • A group’s most valuable asset, or possession. (in Merlin Dictionary)