Stock Dividend

Business / Accounting / Stock Dividend: A pro rata distribution of additional shares of stock to shareholders.

Other Words for Stock

Stock Adjective Synonyms: livestock, (domestic or farm) animals, cattle, beasts, horses, cows, oxen, sheep, goats
Stock Noun Synonyms: pedigree, bloodline, house, dynasty, (line of) descent, genealogy, extraction, roots, lineage, family, ancestry, parentage, breeding, heritage
Stock Verb Synonyms: supply, store, inventory, stockpile, reserve, reservoir, cache, hoard, wares, merchandise, goods, selection, assortment, range, variety, array

Preferred Stock

Business / Accounting / Preferred Stock: A class of stock that usually provides dividend and liquidation preferences over common stock. MORE

Dividends Payable

Business / Finance / Dividends Payable: Cash dividends declared per share for the last 12 months. All stock dividends are noted and all per share items are adjusted (as of ex-dividend date) proportionately. MORE

Cumulative Preferred Stock

Business / Finance / Cumulative Preferred Stock: A requirement that any missed preferred or preference stock dividends be paid in full before any common dividend payment is made. MORE

Dividends 12 Months

Business / Finance / Dividends 12 Months: Each year's cash dividends per share as a percent of earnings per share reported for the same year. Dividends include all cash extras (but not stock dividends). MORE

Preferred Dividend Coverage

Business / Finance / Preferred Dividend Coverage: Net income after interest and taxes (before common stock dividends) divided by preferred stock dividends. MORE

Stock Exchange Automated Quotation System (SEAQ)

Business / Finance / Stock Exchange Automated Quotation System (SEAQ): Payment of a corporate dividend in the form of stock rather than cash. The stock dividend may be additional shares in the company, or it may be shares in a subsidiary being spun off to shareholders. S MORE