Women have a greater propensity to hear snippets and deduce from them because they have conversational skills that men don't have and men tend to internalize and think about things differently.
Man: Oh! There's that trading firm. I made millions off of them.
Woman: Williams!? What is that!? Williams!? Williams!? What is that!?!
Man: Williams!? What is Williams!? I said millions, 'whipper-snipper.' Where do you get 'williams' from 'millions' talking about a trading firm!?