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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.

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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If that also includes serialization, the pharmaceutical manufacturer does not need to invest in printing and checking technology (see also Figure 1, scenario 1a).
Effective serialization capabilities can eventually help companies to improve their overall equipment effectiveness (OEE) and streamline their operations.
This nuanced analysis of periodical publication reminds Victorianists that the bound volume found in research libraries is, in fact, a different animal than an original serialization.
Defining serial number templates that utilize serialization hierarchies required by the India regulations -- including the ability to create configurable templates for tertiary, secondary (including mon-carton) serial number generation;
With dual serialization marking and coding systems, Kodak is empowering brands to become more effective at monitoring, detecting and enforcing measures against diversion and counterfeiting.
Oracle Pedigree and Serialization Manager generates and stores a record of each pharmaceutical product as it moves through the supply chain from manufacturer to distributor and, ultimately, to the retailer or hospital.
Increasingly, companies are taking leadership positions to begin serialization ahead of state and federal regulations.
That's apparently the newest gun control approach popping up in state legislatures across the country under the heading of "bullet serialization.
and general counsel, referring to the Maryland's Judiciary Committee's decision to vote down the state's bullet serialization bill (HB 517).