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R

Fifth letter of a Nasdaq stock symbol specifying that the stock has rights.

R

A symbol appearing next to a stock listed on NASDAQ indicating that the share being traded comes with a right. All NASDAQ listings use a four letter abbreviation; if an R follows the abbreviation this indicates that the share has rights attached to it.

r

1. Used in the dividend column of stock transaction tables in newspapers to indicate the amount of dividends declared or paid in the preceding 12 months plus a stock dividend: PE Cp .25r.
2. Used in mutual fund transaction tables in newspapers to indicate funds that levy a deferred sales charge when shares are sold: IDS Inc r.
3. Used in bond transaction tables in newspapers to indicate a registered security. Although most bonds are registered, this symbol is used when a distinction is necessary, as when a bond trades in registered and in bearer form: NoPac 3.47r.
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David Roentgen, (the son of Abraham Roentgen, who founded the company in Germany in the mid-18th century,) was an enterprising salesman, who knew all about these things, and was a man who set his sights on Europe''s wealthiest collectors generally drawn from the aristocracy.
Estudiando las descargas electricas en un tubo tapado, en el cual se habia hecho el vacio, Roentgen advirtio que al conectarlo en una habitacion a oscuras, en la mesa de al lado habia comenzado a brillar un trozo de papel de platinocianuro de bario que estaba alli por casualidad, o sea que no formaba parte del experimento (serendipia).
Roentgen discovered X-rays by accident while experimenting with vacuum tubes and they quickly became one of doctors' most valuable tools.
The narrow wing of the library and meeting rooms is placed along Via Roentgen, separated from the offices by a long, top-lit Piranesian stairwell bisected by bridges, landings and breakout spaces.
Roentgen was to what the Consistency, Accuracy, Responsibility and Excellence lence in Medical Imaging and Radiation Therapy bill is.
Highlight of the week was a field trip to the Roentgen Museum to learn about Conrad Roentgen and his discovery of the X-ray.
Physics Professor Wilhelm Roentgen (RENT-gen) is studying rays from an early vacuum tube.
Starting with the discoveries of X rays by Wilhelm Roentgen and of radium by Marie Curie, this book traces the path that led to the detonation of an atomic bomb over Hiroshima, on August 6, 1945.
Parker said at the annual meeting of the American Roentgen Ray Society.
Birchard said at the annual meeting of the American Roentgen Ray Society.
Roentgen Studies of the Dynamics of the Cervical Spine.
MORE THAN 100 YEARS AGO, Wilhelm Roentgen waved his hand through a stream of X-rays and saw his bones silhouetted on a screen across the room.