treasury stock
noun Date: 1901 issued stock reacquired by a corporation and held as an asset

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • treasury stock — see stock Merriam Webster’s Dictionary of Law. Merriam Webster. 1996. treasury stock n …   Law dictionary

  • Treasury stock — Treas ur*y stock (Finance) Issued stock of an incorporated company held by the company itself. [Webster 1913 Suppl.] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • treasury stock — ☆ treasury stock n. shares of issued stock reacquired by the issuing corporation and held by it …   English World dictionary

  • Treasury stock — A treasury stock or reacquired stock is stock which is bought back by the issuing company, reducing the amount of outstanding stock on the open market ( open market including insiders holdings). Stock repurchases are often used as a tax efficient …   Wikipedia

  • Treasury stock — Common stock that has been repurchased by the company and held in the company s treasury. The New York Times Financial Glossary common stock that has been repurchased by the company and held in the company s treasury. Bloomberg Financial… …   Financial and business terms

  • treasury stock — The name for shares of a corporation s stock that were issued and then subsequently repurchased by the corporation. American Banker Glossary Previously issued stock that has been repurchased by, or donated to, or otherwise reacquired by the… …   Financial and business terms

  • treasury stock — noun stock that has been bought back by the issuing corporation and is available for retirement or resale; it is issued but not outstanding; it cannot vote and pays no dividends • Syn: ↑treasury shares, ↑reacquired stock • Hypernyms: ↑stock * * * …   Useful english dictionary

  • treasury stock — 1. *Common stock issued by a corporation and subsequently repurchased. See also *Treasury bond. 2. The British equivalent of a *Treasury bond (definition 1 only) …   Auditor's dictionary

  • treasury stock — Same as treasury shares …   Ballentine's law dictionary

  • treasury stock — outstanding shares of stock reacquired and held by the issuing corporation. [1900 05, Amer.] * * * …   Universalium

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