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Fifth letter of a Nasdaq stock symbol specifying a beneficial interest.
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A symbol appearing next to a stock listed on NASDAQ indicating that the stock has beneficial ownership. All NASDAQ listings use a four-letter abbreviation; if an S follows the abbreviation, it indicates that the security is trading beneficial ownership rather than actual ownership.
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1. Used in stock transaction tables in newspapers to indicate that the stock has been split or that the firm has paid a stock dividend of at least 25% within the past 52 weeks: Getty s.
2. Used on the consolidated tape to indicate the size of a transaction as a multiple of 100 shares: Gy 9s81.
3. Used in bond transaction tables in newspapers to separate a bond's coupon and year of maturity: Deere 9s01.
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Baker is committed to adding value to the products and services it provides as a global manufacturer and supplier in the animal health and nutrition and sulphur industries.
Sulphur is produced in large quantities in sour gas fields as hydrogen sulphide (H2S) is removed from the gas before it can be further processed.
Abdulla Salem Al Dhaheri, Marketing, Sales and Trading Director at ADNOC, said: "This landmark agreement, which is unique in the sulphur industry, strengthens ADNOC's position as one of the world's largest exporters of sulphur.
Also, the company said that volume in ICE Low Sulphur Gasoil-related contracts, such as the ICE Low Sulphur Gasoil/Brent Futures Crack and the ICE Heating Oil/Low Sulphur Gasoil Futures Spread also achieved daily records of 57,890 contracts and 10,164 contracts, respectively.
Sulphur is necessary for protein and enzyme synthesis as well it is a constituent of the amino acids methionine and cysteine in plants.
The experiment comprised of soil application of sulphur (control, 15, 30 kg/ha) and foliar sprays of 1% boron solution (control, spray at 4 week after emergence, 20 days after first spray, at 4 weeks after germination + 20 days after first spray).
Volumes for ICE Low Sulphur Gasoil related derivatives instruments, such as the ICE Low Sulphur Gasoil First Line crack vs Brent future, have seen increased growth in recent months with many related contracts achieving record volumes.
Historically, coastal areas of Wales were at greatest risk, receiving less sulphur from rainfall than hill land.
The second contract, awarded to Dodsal, covered a sulphur handling and processing facility at Habshan in the south-west of the emirate.
Refiners in Asia are turning high sulphur gasoil into the environment-friendly fuel quicker than customers can use it, causing a glut of the more expensive low sulphur diesel in Asia.
Known as the trisulphur ion, or S3-, it is quite different from the better-known sulphate (SO42-) and sulphide, S2- sulphur ions.
Summary: ABU DHABI - Abu Dhabi Gas Industries Ltd, or GASCO, has confirmed the award of about Dh4 billion deals for the Habshan Sulphur Station and Pipelines and Ruwais Sulphur Handling Terminal-2 contracts for Engineering, Procurement, Construction and Commissioning (EPC) works for the SHR Granulated Sulphur Transportation and Management Project on Lump Sum Turn key Basis.