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split

(split),
1. To cleave or break.
2. Any condition involving cleavage or bifurcation.

split

(splĭt) [D. splitten, to divide]
1. A longitudinal fissure.
2. Characterized by a deep fissure.
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Joshipura Mayank (2008), the results have shown that there is significant positive abnormal return associated with stock split, but it reverses in just a few days after the event day and generates significant negative abnormal returns in a slightly longer post event days.
Shareholders holding less than 25 shares of common stock immediately prior to the reverse split will not receive fractional shares in the reverse stock split, but will instead have their shares converted into the right to receive a cash payment in exchange for and in proportion to the fractional share interests resulting from the reverse stock split.
And what happens to stock prices when they announce splits? Obviously, their prices tend to rise prior to the split, or they wouldn't be splitting.
Because of higher liquidity, lower transaction costs, marketability, and marginability of firms' stocks, the split stocks are likely to exhibit improved operating performance after reverse split and are expected to generate post-split abnormal returns over a longer horizon.
(Since this is a case of "simplified absorption-type company split" involving SDK and its wholly owned subsidiary, part of the details are omitted from the scope of disclosure.)
The pile of wood to be split begins to grow on the far side from the truckload pile.
The split will be the third for BOZ stock since its initial public offering 14 years ago and the first stock split, not including ominous reverse splits, by an Arkansas company since Murphy Oil Corp.'s two-for-one split in June 2005.
The key, according to one expert, is to know which pills can be halved and how to split them properly, and to seek help if you're unsure.
When-issued trading associated with stock splits appears to be a response by investors to the stock split announcement.
[UKPRwire, Wed Jul 24 2019] The purpose of this MRH research study titled Global Split Clamping Collar Market Insights, Forecast to 2025 is to enlighten the readers about the Split Clamping Collar Market with a stern focus on the development trends and opportunities projected for future years.
Troax Group AB (STO:TROAX) announced on Tuesday that the record date for the company's 3:1 share split will be 19 June 2019.
The stock split, through which the nominal value of a share will become QR1 instead of the present QR10, is expected to expand the ownership base of listed companies as a result of the entry of new investors, who prefer to trade low-priced stocks.