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stock com·pa·ny

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. stock companynoun

    a company whose capital is represented by stock

  2. stock company, repertory companynoun

    a theatrical company that performs plays from a repertoire


  1. stock companynoun

    An incorporated company the capital of which is represented by marketable shares having a certain equal par value.


  1. stock company

    A stock company is a type of corporation that offers shares of stock to the public as a means to raise capital. These shares represent ownership in the company and may be bought or sold on the open market. Shareholders of a stock company may profit from dividends, which are a share of the company's profits distributed to owners, and may also participate in the governance of the company by voting in shareholder meetings.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of stock company in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of stock company in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Examples of stock company in a Sentence

  1. Mark Twain:

    There is no such thing as the Queen's English. The property has gone into the hands of a joint stock company and we own the bulk of the shares

  2. Elisha Frank:

    We move quickly to protect investors when we see thinly traded stocks being promoted with questionable information that make them ripe for pump-and-dump schemes, Fraudsters are constantly exploiting issues of public concern to tout a penny stock company supposedly in the business of addressing the latest crisis.

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  • χρηματιστηριακή εταιρείαGreek

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