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K

Fifth letter of a Nasdaq stock symbol specifying the issue has no voting rights.

K

1. Shorthand for 1,000.

2. A symbol appearing next to a stock listed on NASDAQ indicating that the share being traded has no voting rights. All NASDAQ listings use a four letter abbreviation; if a K follows the abbreviation, this indicates that the share comes without voting rights attached to it.

K

Used frequently in the financial literature as a symbol for 1,000.

k

Used in the dividend column of stock transaction tables of newspapers to indicate dividends that have been paid so far during the year on an issue of preferred stock with dividends in arrears: pf 1.75k.
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Me memory is divided into logical "pages" of 16 kilobytes each.
With this version, it became possible to move program code as well as data into expanded memory, so the application itself was no longer confined to 640 kilobytes.
Getting Around DOS Limitations We are still working with DOS here, don't forget, and DOS by itself can only work with 640 kilobytes.
Table 1 illustrates how available RAM can quickly shrink from the installed 640 kilobytes.
nevertheless, it can be demonstrated here that RAM availability in this case has shrunk from 640 kilobytes to just above 500 kilobytes.
As previously mentioned, not all of the memory above 640 kilobytes and below 1 megabyte is available for use.
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