distribution stock

Distribution stock

A small amount of a specific stock that forms part of a larger block of stock that is sold small amount by small amount so as not to disrupt the stock's market price.

Distribution Stock

A small number of shares within a larger number of shares of a single security that are sold consistently over a long period of time as opposed to all at once. This is done to avoid causing fluctuations in price. See also: Distribution area.

distribution stock

A relatively large block of stock sold over a period of time in either the primary or the secondary markets.
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Transport service and distribution stock material between the Central and Peripheral Warehouses.
With needs unlikely to be met until late in 2014 or early 2015, last year did witness some creative uses for older distribution stock.
The Laboratory Distribution Stock Index was the only IBO index to rise in value for the month of June.
prices from qualified individuals and/or firms, for the purchase of Paper: Multipurpose, Xerographic Supplies, for Stores and Mail Distribution stock.
Huddersfield currently has a very low level of good quality industrial and distribution stock so we anticipate that we will have a strong level of interest for Crossley Lane.
This is positive news for distribution stocks, in our view, since we believe privatisation is the key driver for MRSKs.
Net purchases were up substantially in August as foreign portfolio investment in domestic bank and distribution stocks increased steadily and technology stocks were buoyed by expectations of an IT industry recovery.
Drug distribution stocks may seem cheap to some after this tumble, but investors may want to tread warily.
Overall we view the news as moderately negative for MOESK and electricity distribution stocks in general.
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