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  • stock — physical items ( inventory) that a business uses in its production process or has for sale in the ordinary course of doing business. Glossary of Business Terms Ownership of a corporation indicated by shares, which represent a piece of the… …   Financial and business terms

  • Stock — Ownership of a corporation which is represented by shares which represent a piece of the corporation s assets and earnings. The New York Times Financial Glossary * * * ▪ I. stock stock 1 [stɒk ǁ stɑːk] noun 1. [countable, uncountable] especially… …   Financial and business terms

  • stock option — an option giving the holder, usually an officer or employee, the right to buy stock of the issuing corporation at a specific price within a stated period. [1940 45] * * * Contractual agreement entitling the holder to buy or sell a share of stock… …   Universalium

  • stock option — noun 1. the right to buy or sell a stock at a specified price within a stated period • Hypernyms: ↑option • Hyponyms: ↑call option, ↑put option 2. a benefit given by a company to an employee in the form of an option to buy stock in the company at …   Useful english dictionary

  • Stock option — An option in which the underlying is the common stock of a corporation. The New York Times Financial Glossary * * * stock option stock option ➔ option * * *    ► See Equity Options. * * * stock option UK US noun [C] STOCK MARKET, FINANCE …   Financial and business terms

  • stock option — An option whose underlying asset is the common stock of a corporation. Bloomberg Financial Dictionary * * * stock option stock option ➔ option * * *    ► See Equity Options. * * * stock option UK U …   Financial and business terms

  • Stock Swap — The exchange of one asset for another. A stock swap occurs when shareholders ownership of the target company s shares are exchanged for shares of the acquiring company as part of a merger or acquisition. During a stock swap, each company s shares …   Investment dictionary

  • buy in — /ˌbaɪ ɪn/ verb 1. (of a seller at an auction) to buy the thing which you are trying to sell because no one will pay the price you want 2. to buy stock to cover a position 3. (of a company) to buy its own shares …   Dictionary of banking and finance

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