outstanding capital stock

Shares Outstanding

The number of shares an issuing entity, such as a publicly-traded company, has not repurchased and that are available for trade by the general public. This is sometimes known as collection float or float.

outstanding capital stock

The number of shares of capital stock that have been issued and that are in public hands. Outstanding stock excludes shares issued but subsequently repurchased by the issuer as Treasury stock. Outstanding stock is used in the calculation of book value per share and earnings per share. Also called shares outstanding, stock outstanding.
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15 million of its shares for all the issued and outstanding capital stock of HealthMont, based on SunLink's share price of $2.
the "Partnership") (NYSE: JHM) announced today that all of the issued and outstanding capital stock of its general partner, JHM Mortgage Capital Corporation (the "General Partner"), and all of the issued and outstanding Subordinated Units of the Partnership were acquired from JHM Capital Corporation ("JCC") by Harbourton Holdings, L.
The meeting has been called for shareholders to vote on the proposed acquisition of all of the outstanding capital stock of RWA Holdings Pty Limited, an Australian company that leases and sells portable storage containers, portable container buildings and freight containers in Australia.
Lumiere" or the "Company") (Pink Sheets:LMRE) completed the acquisition of almost all of the outstanding capital stock of Air Temp de Mexico ("Air Temp").
Lumiere" or the "Company") (Pink Sheets:LMRE) today announced that, effective December 12, 2006, it completed the acquisition of almost all of the outstanding capital stock of Air Temp de Mexico ("Air Temp").
Orion acquired all of the issued and outstanding capital stock of Rand Medical Billing, Inc.
Under the terms of the agreement, Interactive would acquire all of the issued and outstanding capital stock of Nuvo in a tax-free exchange for approximately two-thirds of the outstanding common stock of Interactive on a post-closing basis.
In connection with the acquisition, MPLC will acquire all of the outstanding capital stock of New Motion, and in exchange, the stockholders of New Motion will acquire approximately 83.
Under the agreement, Paligent will acquire all of the issued and outstanding capital stock of IFL, and the holders of IFL capital stock will receive shares of common stock of Paligent which, upon their issuance, would be equal to 95% of the issued and outstanding shares of common stock of Paligent.
On June 29, 2006, the Board of Directors and the holders of a majority of the outstanding capital stock of Vision Energy Group, Inc.
9 million in debt issued by GreenShift and issue GreenShift preferred stock equal to 10% of Veridium's issued and outstanding capital stock in return for substantially all of the stock and assets of GreenWorks and GS CleanTech Ventures.

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