Shares

  • 1 shares — index securities Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 shares …

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  • 2 shares — shares; shares·man; …

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  • 3 Shares — A unit of ownership interest in a corporation or financial asset. While owning shares in a business does not mean that the shareholder has direct control over the business s day to day operations, being a shareholder does entitle the possessor to …

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  • 4 shares — Stock Stock (st[o^]k), n. [AS. stocc a stock, trunk, stick; akin to D. stok, G. stock, OHG. stoc, Icel. stokkr, Sw. stock, Dan. stok, and AS. stycce a piece; cf. Skr. tuj to urge, thrust. Cf. {Stokker}, {Stucco}, and {Tuck} a rapier.] 1. The stem …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 5 shares — certificates or book entries representing ownership in a corporation or similar entity. Bloomberg Financial Dictionary CME Class A Shares and Class B Shares. Chicago Mercantile Exchange Glossary See security Exchange Handbook Glossary …

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  • 6 Shares — Certificates or book entries representing ownership in a corporation or similar entity …

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  • 7 shares — ʃer /ʃeÉ™ n. part; portion; quota, allocation; issue or share of stock; plowshare v. divide, apportion; receive a share or portion; participate, partake; have in common; allow users on a network to access local resources (Computers) …

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  • 8 shares — 1) rashes 2) shears …

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  • 9 SHARES — …

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  • 10 Shares outstanding — are common shares that have been authorized, issued, and purchased by investors. They have voting rights and represent ownership in the corporation by the person or institution that holds the shares. They should be distinguished from treasury… …

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  • 11 Shares authorized — is the maximum number of shares that a company can issue. This number is specified in the company s articles of association but can be changed by shareholder approval. A company usually authorizes a higher number of shares than required to be… …

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  • 12 shares outstanding — The number of shares that have been issued that are actually in the hands of investors. Exchange Handbook Glossary * * * shares outstanding UK US noun [plural] FINANCE, STOCK MARKET ► OUTSTANDING SHARES(Cf. ↑outstanding shares) …

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  • 13 shares authorized — The maximum number of shares of stock of a company allowed in the articles of incorporation, which may be changed only by a shareholder vote. Bloomberg Financial Dictionary See: issued and outstanding. Bloomberg Financial Dictionary See also:… …

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  • 14 shares in public hands — A company seeking admission to the Official List must have at least 25% of its shares in public hands where they are held by a director of the company or its subsidiaries, individuals connected with the directors and any person holding 5% or more …

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  • 15 Shares Per Warrant Ratio —    A ratio measuring the amount of shares available through the exercise of a warrant.    ► See also Warrant …

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  • 16 shares the same opinion — believe the same thing, agrees with one common opinion, thinks the same thing …

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  • 17 B-Shares — Shares in companies based in mainland China that trade on either the Shanghai or Shenzhen stock exchanges. B Shares are eligible for foreign investment provided the investment account is in the proper currency (Shanghai B shares trade in U.S.… …

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  • 18 A-Shares — Shares in mainland China based companies that trade on Chinese stock exchanges such as the Shanghai Stock Exchange and the Shenzhen Stock Exchange. A shares are generally only available for purchase by mainland citizens; foreign investment is… …

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  • 19 Fully Paid Shares — Shares issued in which no more money is required to be paid to the company by shareholders on the value of the shares. When a company issues shares upon incorporation or through an issuance, either initial or secondary, shareholders are required… …

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  • 20 Contingent Shares — Shares of company stock that are issued only if certain conditions are met. Contingent shares are similar to stock options, warrants and other convertible instruments in that there is a level of uncertainty associated with their issue. For… …

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