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Options: All option contracts of the same class that also have the same unit of trade, expiration date, and exercise price. Stocks: shares that have common characteristics, such as rights to ownership and voting, dividends, or par value. In the case of many foreign shares, one series may be owned only by citizens of the country in which the stock is registered.
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Option Series

All the option contracts of the same class on the same underlying security with the same strike price and expiration date that are traded on an exchange. For example, all call options on Stock X with strike price Y expiring on the last Friday in March make up one option series in the exchange on which they are traded. An option series is also simply called a series.
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Two hundred eighty participants were selected for this study from the 3,191 serial killers included in the Radford/Florida Gulf Coast University Serial Killer Database (Aamodt, 2013).These participants were the only serial killers in the database with recorded data relevant to the present study; in other words, these serial killers had provided "yes" or "no" data pertaining to one or more elements of both the Macdonald triad (enuresis, cruelty to animals, and fire setting) and parental abuse (psychological, physical, and sexual abuse).
Senator Joseph Victor 'JV' Ejercito described the 'serial killer' tag as 'very sweeping' and 'judgmental.'
Kiri Pritchard-McLean, who records a podcast about serial killers called All Killa No Filla with Mancunian Rachel Fairburn, inset
Prof Wilson said: "My hypothesis before starting out on this was that the serial killers we looked at could be responsible for far more murders than the ones they have been convicted of, or admitted to.
In the new episodes he will look to apply academic theory to the world of real crime committed by real serial killers.
When Mallick began discussing serial killers last month, the lecture involved everything from sexual perversions and cannibalism to decapitation and torture.
The serial killer was reportedly arrested as he was attacking a woman in Shubra.
The term serial killer was coined, so the story goes, in the 1970s, by FBI agent Robert K.
FORAGING bumblebees behave in the same way as serial killers hunting new victims, scientists have found.
Of course, a celebrity outlaw, such as bank robber John Dillinger, is one thing, and a serial killer is quite another.
Dubbing the suspected serial killer the "Main South Woodsman," the profiling team from the System To Apprehend Lethal Killers, or STALK Inc., said the man either works in construction or is a maintenance worker or truck driver, is between the ages of 28 and 41 and is a fisherman and hunter.
Serial killer narratives delight in portraying a gothic social landscape of pervasive and endemic crime, violence and evil in a postmodern context of apathy, indifference and institutional incompetence.