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Fifth letter of a NASDAQ stock symbol specifying that the issue is the company's fourth class of preferred shares.
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1. A symbol (M) indicating that a bond has matured. It is used most often on transaction tables in a newspaper.

2. A symbol (M) indicating that the dividend on a stock has been reduced by a certain amount. It is used most often on transaction tables in a newspaper.

3. A symbol (m) indicating that the closing price of a security is lower than the closing price of the previous trading day.

4. A symbol (m) indicating the percentage by which the net asset value per share of a closed-end investment company exceeds its share price.

5. A symbol for 1,000.
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1. Used in bond transaction tables in newspapers to indicate a bond that has matured and is no longer drawing interest: Cuba 4 1/2 77m.
2. Used in the dividend column of stock transaction tables of newspapers to indicate an annual dividend rate that is reduced on the last declaration date: .20m.
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If M's visitor's visa had been obtained by deception it was not at the instigation or with the collusion of ASB or KBS.
M's Reverse Interlinear also parses each word in the Greek New Testament (for example, identifying a word as a noun in the dative case, singular and feminine; or a verb in the imperfect tense, active voice, third person and singular).
Lab M's Harlequin Listeria Chromogenic Agar (Agosti & Ottaviani formulation) was the first chromogenic dehydrated Listeria medium as specified by ISO 11290.
Under the terms of the agreement, M's Science will grant Eisai the following rights in exchange for a certain payment: the first review right for evaluating the results of the two Phase II studies of the compound currently ongoing in Europe for the above two indications and the first negotiation right regarding the development and marketing of the compound.
First, he would be considered to have reason to know of M's income because he knew of the source or activity generating it (in fact, he helped M account for the income in prior years).
M's remaining three statements in this example are also implicit validation of students' answers.
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