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Stockholder

The person or company that owns a share in a publicly-traded company or a mutual fund. The share represents a certain (usually very small) percentage of ownership in the company or the securities underlying the fund. Thus, a stockholder has the right to receive a portion of the company's profits in the form of dividends, and, depending on the type of share, may have a right to vote on matters pertaining to corporate governance. A person or company becomes a stockholder on the record date, that is, on the date that the share was bought. A stockholder is also known as a shareholder.

stockholder

An individual or organization that owns common stock or preferred stock in a corporation. Also called shareholder.

stockholder

see STOCK 2.
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Regarding the table, the obtained F which is higher than the table F, and regression in the panel, it can be said that there is a positive and significant relationship between earning quality and growth firms performance at the a:0.05 In other words, it can be predicted that earning quality exists in growth firms through firm performance based on the stock holders' salary return.
The common stock holders were able to elect six of the seven directors and the preferred stock holders were able to elect one of the seven directors.
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Keep ESOP information coming, through enclosures to periodic statements of account, letters from the CEO reporting on company performance, and "annual reports" for ESOP stock holders. Several organizations I'm aware of maintain high, positive ESOP visibility by prominently displaying the value of company stock daily, with an ESOP-related message close by.
Dividends on the Series A Preferred Stock are payable in arrears to Series A Preferred Stock holders of record at the close of business on the applicable record date and payable on the 15th day of the first month of each fiscal quarter (or, if not a business day, the next succeeding business day).
Dividends on the Series A Preferred Stock are payable quarterly in arrears to Series A Preferred Stock holders of record at the close of business on the applicable record date and payable on the 15th day of the first month of each fiscal quarter (or, if not a business day, the next succeeding business day).
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Payment for the acquisition will be made in the form of iGambit common stock which EncounterCare expects to disperse in the form of a dividend to existing EncounterCare stock holders of record at the closing of the transaction.
He said that the schemes would help to enhance productivity of over 20,000 farmers and lives stock holders in the tribal areas which put good impact on living standard of people.
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A survey has shown that some 2.5 million people -17 per cent of the country's private stock holders -admit to having such an emotional attachment to their shares that they would be reluctant to sell them even if the price crashed.