conversion ratio

(redirected from Conversion Ratios)
Also found in: Encyclopedia.

Conversion ratio

Applies mainly to convertible securities. Relationship that determines how many shares of common stock will be received in exchange for each convertible bond or preferred stock when a conversion takes place. It is determined at the time of issue and is expressed either as a ratio or as a conversion price from which the ratio can be figured by dividing the par value of the convertible by the conversion price.

Conversion Ratio

The number of common shares obtainable for each convertible security should the investor exercise the convertible option. A higher ratio means that more common shares are available per convertible security. It is calculated using the following formula: Conversion Ratio = Face Value of Convertible Security / Conversion Price.

conversion ratio

The number of shares of stock into which a convertible security may be exchanged. The ratio for a convertible bond is calculated by dividing the principal amount of the bond by the conversion price.
References in periodicals archive ?
On the basis of aggregate applications received and using the conversion ratios listed above, the following shares will be converted:
The process of converting grain, legumes, and their byproducts into human-edible meat is commonly expressed as a grain:meat conversion ratio.
Figures 3 and 4 showed that the conversion ratios of C=C and SH were close to 90.
Our results are similar to another Canadian study of a hemodialysis unit (n=95) that showed conversion ratios greater than 200:1, when patients were converted from subcutaneous epoetin alfa to intravenous darbepoetin alfa (Shalansky & Jastrzebski, 2005).
Under the terms of the indentures, the conversion ratios of the debt securities increased by a fraction of which the numerator is the value of a share of Class A common stock and the denominator is the value of a share of Class A common stock less 10% of the value of a share of Class B common stock.
359 share conversion ratio or has the right to call off the merger, paying Vital Signs an expense reimbursement of $300,000.
By protecting advertisers on its ValidClick platform from click fraud, click-to-transaction conversion ratios are higher and therefore advertisers can justify paying a higher price per click, which in turn attracts website publishers to Litmus' profitable and rapidly growing ValidClick Network (http://www.
98-5, "Accounting for Convertible Securities with Beneficial Conversion Features or Contingently Adjustable Conversion Ratios.
st] August 2015 the following share conversion ratios have been determined in accordance with the Articles of Association of the Company for the purposes of the 31[sup.
Following the publication on 25 August 2015 of the final month-end net asset values for 31 July 2015, the following share conversion ratios have been determined in accordance with the articles of incorporation of the Company for the purposes of the 31 July 2015 share conversion date:
DealTime may average higher conversion ratios than either Google or Overture," said Flint McGlaughlin, Publisher of the Marketing Experiments Journal.
The Company has determined that it inadvertently issued additional shares of Affected Preferred Stock, instead of adjusting the Affected Preferred Stock's conversion ratios.