The following video is part of our "Motley Fool Conversations" series, in which analyst Rex Moore discusses topics across the investing world.

Stocks often go up on buyout rumors, but sometimes those rumors are built out of thin air. Today Rex looks at a stock that may be moving on manufactured gossip.

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