unissued stock
A corporation's shares of stock which are authorized by its articles of incorporation, but have never been issued (sold) to anyone.
Category: Business, LLCs & Corporations

Nolo’s Plain-English Law Dictionary. . 2009.

unissued stock
n.
   a corporation's shares of stock which are authorized by its articles of incorporation but have never been issued (sold) to anyone. They differ from "treasury stock," which is stock that was issued and then reacquired by the corporation.

Law dictionary. . 2013.

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