Ordinary Share

Business / Accounting / Ordinary Share: This is a type of share issued by a limited company. It carries the highest risk but usually attracts the highest rewards.

Other Words for Ordinary

Ordinary Noun Synonyms: usual, normal, expected, common, general, customary, routine, typical, habitual, accustomed, traditional, regular, everyday, familiar, set, humdrum
Ordinary Adjective Synonyms: standard, norm, average, status quo, convention, expected
Ordinary Adverb Synonyms: common, conventional, modest, plain, simple, prosaic, homespun, commonplace, run-of-the-mill, everyday, average, unpretentious, workaday, mediocre, fair, passable, so so, undistinguished, unexceptional, unremarkable, uninspired, pedestrian, bourgeois
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Other Words for Share

Share Adjective Synonyms: portion, allotment, division, apportionment, allocation, ration, appropriation, dispensation, allowance, part, due, percentage, interest, dividend, quota, portion, helping, serving, cut
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Preference Shares

Business / Accounting / Preference Shares: This is a type of share issued by a limited company. It carries a medium risk but has the advantage over ordinary shares in that preference shareholders get the first slice of the dividend 'pie' (but MORE

American Depositary Share (ADS)

Business / Taxes / American Depositary Share (ADS): When a company based overseas wants to sell its shares in the US markets, it can offer them through a US bank, which is known as the depositary. The depositary bank holds the issuing company's shares, MORE

Bearer Share

Business / Finance / Bearer Share: Security not registered on the books of the issuing corporation and thus payable to possessor of the shares. Negotiable without endorsement and transferred by delivery, thus avoiding some of the contr MORE

Qualifying Share

Business / Finance / Qualifying Share: Shares of common stock that a person must hold in order to qualify as a director of the issuing corporation. MORE

Primary Earnings Per (Common) Share

Business / Finance / Primary Earnings Per (Common) Share: Earnings available for the payment of dividends to common stockholders divided by the number of common shares outstanding. MORE

Share Repurchase

Business / Finance / Share Repurchase: Program by which a corporation buys back its own shares in the open market. It is usually done when shares are undervalued. Since repurchase reduces the number of shares outstanding and thus increases MORE

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