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Fifth letter of a Nasdaq stock symbol indicating that listing is a mutual fund.

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1. A symbol appearing next to a stock listed on NASDAQ indicating that the share being traded is a mutual fund. All NASDAQ listings use a four-letter abbreviation; if an X or XD follows the abbreviation, this indicates that the share was a mutual fund.

2. A symbol appearing next to a stock indicating that the stock is being traded without its next dividend. This occurs when the company the stock represents declares that the next dividend is coming to the seller before he/she decides to sell it. A buyer purchasing such a stock begins to receive dividends the next time they are declared.

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Used in stock transaction tables in newspapers to indicate a stock that trades ex-dividend or ex-rights: Gencp x212.
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Add a sound board, speaker system and CD-ROM drive to your computer and you have entered the wonderful world of multimedia.
PC World's archive at http:.//www.pc world.com/resources/search is a splendid resource for articles about CD-ROM drives, along with features tables and benchmark charts, and will be featured in detail in the December issue, of Database magazine's "Peter's Picks and Pans" column.
While it failed to test my modem, it correctly provided the brand name and model number of my CD-ROM drive. InfoPro also ran a number of benchmark tests to determine the drive's transfer rate, CPU utilization, and maximum rotation speed.
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SafeSwap technology is a capability for hot swapping CD-ROM drives in CD server and tower systems.
If a price is too low to be true for a CD-ROM drive of the quality claimed, there may be pressing reasons for it.
Equipped with 6.7x speed CD-ROM drives and SuperCache software, average data access is under 110 msec, and data transfer exceeds 1,000 Kbytes/sec, setting the industry's standard for performance.
A fully functional stand-alone CD-ROM server, TopSpin operates independently of any other file server or client workstation to connect up to seven CD-ROM drives directly to an Ethernet local area network.
The provisions of this schedule of special clauses (CCP) concern consumable supplies (brand or equivalent) for printers and fax, DVD, CD-ROM drives and breeding materials for all municipal services in the city of Cannes .
VirtualDrive 7.0 emulates physical CD-ROM drives and allows the creation of up to 23 virtual CD-ROM drives and an unlimited number of CDs on the disk drive.
Most computers today still come with CD-ROM drives -- mechanisms that spin the discs -- but new technology called CD-R is surpassing the CD-ROM.