Majority shareholder(redirected from Majority Stock Holder)
A shareholder who is part of a group that controls more than half the outstanding shares of a corporation.
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A person or company that owns 50% plus one of the stock in a publicly-traded company. This allows the majority shareholder outright control of the company's operations, especially the election of its board of directors. Some majority shareholders are not involved in the daily operations of the company, but most are. Indeed, the majority shareholder is often the company's founder. See also: Parent company.
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