# Average Price per Share

## Average Price per Share

A measure of how much an investor pays for each share of stock calculated by taking the prices one pays and dividing by the number of prices. For example, suppose one buys five shares of the same stock, paying \$10, \$11, \$12, \$13 and \$14, respectively. The average price in this case is \$12. The average price per share affects the taxes owed when one sells the stock. See also: Average up, Average down.
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The Fund repurchased 883,800 shares of its common stock during the period at an average price per share of \$14.
UKFI said, 'As with all disposals, delivering value for money for the taxpayer is a key consideration and shares will not be sold below the average price per share paid for them.
According to the agreement, the investment services provider will sell to VINCI no later than 30 March 2015, up to 200 million worth of VINCI shares at an average price per share determined based on the market prices observed during the entire duration of the agreement.
The volume weighted average price per share was GBP2.
Over the long run, the cost of each share is less than the average price per share.
This ensures that the price you pay per share will be lower than the average price per share over a period of time.
NASDAQ: NCMI) (the "Company") announced today that Kurt Hall, Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer, purchased 29,000 shares of the Company's common stock at an average price per share of approximately \$12.
38 per share, being the arithmetic average of the volume-weighted average price per share of the Company's subordinate voting shares on the New York Stock Exchange for each trading day during the term of the PSR, less a negotiated discount.
Constant, EVP-finance has invested about 10,000 shares in RCII at an average price per share of \$24.
Ruger officials reported the average price per share repurchased was \$8.
Over the long term, you wig discover that the cost of each share is lower than the average price per share during the investment period.
The conversion rate for each of the 267,665 outstanding shares of Series B Preferred Stock will be determined as set forth in the Certificate of Designations based on the average volume weighted average price per share of Regions' common stock during the five trading days immediately preceding the effective date of the conversion.
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