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Eating stock

When an underwriter can't find buyers for a stock and therefore has to buy them for his own account.

Eating Stock

The act of buying stock one is legally required to buy, especially when doing so is disadvantageous. For example, an underwriter may eat stock when it is required to buy stock it was unable to place with investors. Likewise, an investor with a short position on a put may be forced to buy stock at a price over its market value.
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Required is a structure much larger than your average basketball gym, able to accommodate the largest recorded in-city evacuation, with at least 10 to 15 restrooms with baths for use, specially by female evacuees, laundry area, blankets, "banig," tents, and ready to eat stock of food.
Analysts at Liberum said they would maintain a positive view on Just Eat stock even if a deal between Uber and Deliveroo goes ahead because of Just Eat's large market share, noting: "Once you are a market leader and entrenched with customers, you are extremely hard to dislodge."