Incentive Stock Option

Business / Human Resources (HR) / Incentive Stock Option: An employee stock option plan that allows options to be granted or exercised on a tax-deferred basis. All gains on options are taxed only when the holder sells the stock.

Other Words for Incentive

Incentive Adjective Synonyms: incitement, impetus, encouragement, goad, prod, provocation, spur, impulse, enticement, lure, inducement, stimulus, motivation, carrot
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Other Words for Option

Option Adjective Synonyms: choice, privilege, election, opportunity, chance
Option Noun Synonyms: choice, selection, alternative, recourse, opportunity, way out
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Other Words for Stock

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

Business / Taxes / Incentive Stock Option (ISO): Corporate executives may be granted incentive stock options (ISOs), also called qualifying stock options. These options aren't taxed when they're granted or exercised, but only when the underlying sha MORE

Path-Dependent Option

Business / Finance / Path-Dependent Option: An option whose value depends on the sequence of prices of the underlying asset rather than just the final price of the asset. MORE

Participating Preferred Stock

Business / Finance / Participating Preferred Stock: Preferred stock that provides the holder with a specified dividend plus the right to additional earnings under specified conditions. MORE

Participating Convertible Preferred Stock

Business / Finance / Participating Convertible Preferred Stock: Preferred stock that can be converted into common stock at the option of the holder. In contrast, to the usual preferred stock, the value of the preferred stock is refunded to the holder. That is, one MORE

Penny Stock

Business / Finance / Penny Stock: Used in the context of general equities. Stock that typically sells for less than $1 a share, although it may rise to as much as $10/share after the initial public offering, usually because of heavy p MORE

Par-Value Stock

Business / Accounting / Par-Value Stock: Stock that has a nominal value assigned to it in the corporation's charter and printed on the face of each share of stock. MORE

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