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common stock

noun as in investment representing fractional ownership of a company

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Under the circumstances, we caution you against investing in our class A common stock, unless you are prepared to incur the risk of losing all or a substantial portion of your investment.

Its pro forma results presume that “all shares of our convertible preferred stock had automatically converted” into different types of common stock.

Semrush on Monday announced it is planning on going public through an initial public offering of its Class A common stock.

Our last share count did not take into its confines “any shares of Class A common stock issuable in exchange for as-converted Incentive Units or upon settlement of certain other interests.”

Tesla is taking advantage of its surging shares by going back to the capital markets for the third time in ten months and raising as much as $5 billion of common stock.

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On July 31 the 150-store chain sold 18.5 million shares of common stock to the public at $18 a share.

The company announced it would sell 2.7 million shares of common stock, plus $450 million of debt, in the former of senior notes.

Are not these legitimate investments in the common stock of the nation, which should command a proportionate interest?

The Sultan of Turkey sent a generous contribution to the common stock of relief.

This quantity was thrown into common stock, and boiled with the meat, into a kind of soup.

They held their property in one common stock, for the benefit of the whole.

Among the common stock were big white beasts of pedigree which were Wesley's pride at county fairs.


On this page you'll find 3 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to common stock, such as: common shares, ordinary shares, and junior equity.

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