callable common stock

Callable Common Stock

Common stock in a publicly-traded company that the issuing company may buy back from shareholders. This price schedule under which the issuer may buy back the stock is determined when the stock is issued and the price itself gradually increases over time. Callable common stock allows the company the flexibility to buy back shares at a price for which it can budget. See also: Self-tender offer, Puttable common stock.

callable common stock

Common stock of a subsidiary that is sold by the parent company and is subject to a stock purchase option agreement. The exercise price of the call generally steps up over time. Compare puttable common stock.
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BEIJING, May 14 /Xinhua-PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Yucheng Technologies Limited (Nasdaq: YTEC; YTECW), a leading local IT and outsourced service provider focused to the Chinese banking industry, today announces that it is sending out redemption notices to all of the holders of its issued and its outstanding callable common stock purchase warrants.
SHENYANG, China -- A-Power Energy Generation Systems (NASDAQ:APWR) (NASDAQ:APWRW) (NASDAQ:APWRU) ("A-Power"), today announced that it is sending out redemption notices to all of the holders of its issued and outstanding callable common stock purchase warrants.
Pursuant to the merger agreement between the parties announced on March 20, 2000, for each share of SDCII callable common stock SDCII stockholders will receive $13.
OTCBB: HLSYF, HLSWF, HLSUF) ("HLS") today announced that it is sending out redemption notices to all of the holders of its issued and outstanding callable common stock purchase warrants.
Nasdaq: GNSL) today announced its initial public offering of 7,000,000 shares of callable common stock priced at $8 per share.
BEIJING & SAN DIEGO -- Origin Agritech Limited (NASDAQ: SEED; SEEDW and SEEDU) ("Origin") announced that it is sending out redemption notices to all of the holders of its issued and its outstanding callable common stock purchase warrants.
Dura) (Nasdaq: DURA), to acquire all of the outstanding Callable Common Stock of Spiros Corp.
PerkinElmer had sought declaratory relief to prevent Genomic Solutions from entering into a transaction with a third party that, had the transaction been completed, would have eliminated PerkinElmer's call right on Genomic Solutions callable common stock.
Each Unit will consist of one share of callable common stock of Spiros Corp.
will exercise the purchase option covering the ASTI Callable Common Stock when the last date to exercise the option is triggered or before.
The closing of the transaction between Lilly and Ligand was contingent upon Ligand successfully completing its purchase of outstanding shares of the Callable Common Stock of Allergan Ligand Retinoid Therapeutics, Inc.
Each unit included one share of callable common stock of ALRT and two warrants (total warrants of 6.