stock·hold·er n: an owner of corporate stock compare bondholderstock·hold·ing n or adj
Merriam-Webster’s Dictionary of Law. Merriam-Webster. 1996.
n.A person who owns shares of stock; synonymous with shareholder
The Essential Law Dictionary. — Sphinx Publishing, An imprint of Sourcebooks, Inc. Amy Hackney Blackwell. 2008.
See: shareholderCategory: Business, LLCs & Corporations → LLCs, Corporations, Partnerships, etc.
Nolo’s Plain-English Law Dictionary. Gerald N. Hill, Kathleen Thompson Hill. 2009.
n.shareholder in a corporation.See also: shareholder
Law dictionary. EdwART. 2013.
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Stockholder — Stock hold er, n. One who is a holder or proprietor of stock in the public funds, or in the funds of a bank or other stock company. [1913 Webster] … The Collaborative International Dictionary of English
stockholder — 1753, from STOCK (Cf. stock) (n.2) + agent noun from HOLD (Cf. hold) … Etymology dictionary
stockholder — [stäk′hōl΄dər] n. 1. a person owning stock in a given company 2. in Australia, one who raises cattle … English World dictionary
Stockholder — Holder of equity shares in a firm. The New York Times Financial Glossary * * * stockholder stock‧hold‧er [ˈstɒkˌhəʊldə ǁ ˈstɑːkˌhoʊldər] noun [countable] especially AmE FINANCE a person or organization that owns shares in a particular company; =… … Financial and business terms
stockholder — See: shareholder. Bloomberg Financial Dictionary * * * stockholder stock‧hold‧er [ˈstɒkˌhəʊldə ǁ ˈstɑːkˌhoʊldər] noun [countable] especially AmE FINANCE a person or organization that owns shares in a particular company; = SHAREHOLDER: • He… … Financial and business terms
stockholder — (esp. AmE) noun ADJECTIVE ▪ sole ▪ major, majority, principal ▪ minority ▪ preferred ▪ The … Collocations dictionary
stockholder — UK [ˈstɒkˌhəʊldə(r)] / US [ˈstɑkˌhoʊldər] noun [countable] Word forms stockholder : singular stockholder plural stockholders business American a shareholder … English dictionary
stockholder — (shareholder) A person who owns shares of stock in a corporation or joint stock company. Referred to as Shareholder under Rev. Model Bus.Corp. Act and a number of state statutes, and defined in Model Act (No. 1.40) as the person in whose name… … Black's law dictionary
stockholder — [[t]stɒ̱khoʊldə(r)[/t]] stockholders N COUNT A stockholder is a person who owns shares in a company. [AM] (in BRIT, use shareholder) … English dictionary
stockholder — noun Date: 1753 an owner of corporate stock … New Collegiate Dictionary