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Stock

(stok),
Wolfgang, German ophthalmologist, 1874-1956. See: Spielmeyer-Stock disease.

stock

(stok),
All the populations of organisms derived from an isolate without any implication of homogeneity or characterization.
[A.S. stoc]

stock

  1. a rooted stem into which a SCION is inserted for grafting (see GRAFT). 2 a mating group used in a breeding programme.

stock

(stok)
All the populations of organisms derived from an isolate without any implication of homogeneity or characterization.
[A.S. stoc]
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These transactions offer several benefits to all equity security holders including a simplified structure, improved credit profile, enhanced trading liquidity and more sustainable dividends.
In broad strokes, the short-swing profits rule provides that any profit realized by insiders of an issuer from the purchase and sale, or any sale and purchase, of any equity security of the issuer within any period of less than six months, unless such security was acquired in good faith in connection with a debt previously contracted, shall inure to and be recoverable by the issuer (Section 23.2, Securities Regulation Code).
In just weeks since announcing the first-of-its-kind preferred equity security token, over 10,000 subscribers have registered for accreditation verification through Saftlaunch.com.
In 1991, Section 16(b) was changed to give options (and other derivatives) the same status as stock; the SEC recognized "that holding derivative securities is functionally equivalent to holding the underlying equity securities for purposes of Section 16(b), since the value of the derivative securities is a function of or related to the value of the underlying equity security." Thus, after 1991, the six-month holding period under Section 16(b) begins when the options are granted, rather than when they are exercised.
XL Capital also will sell $745 million of equity security units, valued at $25 a unit.