American shares

American shares

Securities certificates issued in the US by a transfer agent acting on behalf of the foreign issuer. The certificates represent claims to foreign equities.
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American Depository Share

A certificate issued by an American bank representing a share of a foreign stock the bank holds in trust but that is traded on an American stock exchange. An American depository share is dollar-denominated and entitles the bearer to any dividends and other benefits associated with the single share underlying it. In other words, an American depository share is a single share of an American depository receipt.
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Anglo American shares were trading 0.7% higher on Friday in London at 1,952.81 pence each, while in Johannesburg, shares were up 2.3% at ZAR375.83 each.
Under the deal, Tahoe shareholders may elect to receive CDN 3.40 in cash or 0.2403 Pan American shares for each Tahoe share, subject in each case to pro-ration based on a maximum cash consideration of CDN 275m and a maximum number of Pan American shares issued of 56m, totaling CDN 1,067m.
Pursuant to the Arrangement, Tahoe shareholders may elect to receive $3.40 in cash or 0.2403 Pan American shares for each Tahoe share, subject in each case to pro-ration based on a maximum cash consideration of $275 million and a maximum number of Pan American shares issued of 56.0 million, totaling $1.067B.
Latin American shares, like those in Brazil's Bovespa, continue to offer upside.
American said in a regulatory filing that Qatar has filed a new notice of its intent to buy American shares. American says it didn't solicit the investment.
BHP Billiton rose 34.5p to 1267p, Royal Dutch Shell rose 59.5p to 2227p, Anglo American shares jumped 21.5p to 1042.5p, and Rio Tinto rose 56p to 2732.5p.
When customers opt in to TSA PreCheck, American shares certain reservations and AAdvantage account information with the TSA Secure Flight System.
Read Full Article at cityindex.co.uk: Anglo American shares rise as it announces $4bn project writedown
Anglo American shares were trading down 3.32 percent at $31.03.
London, United Kingdom, September 15, 2011 --(PR.com)-- As of September 15th, 2011, Deltastock lowers by 50% the minimum commissions for trading CFDs based on shares in the Delta Trading[TM] platform (CFDs based on American shares, German shares, French shares, Dutch shares, Belgian shares, British shares, Spanish shares, Swiss shares, Australian shares, Hong Kong shares, Canadian shares, Italian shares, Austrian shares and Swedish shares).
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