Definition of Shares. Meaning of Shares. Synonyms of Shares

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Definition of Shares

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Granger stocks Granger stocks or shares shares Stocks or shares of the granger railroads.
Share
Share Share, n. [OE. schar, AS. scear; akin to OHG. scaro, G. schar, pflugshar, and E. shear, v. See Shear.] 1. The part (usually an iron or steel plate) of a plow which cuts the ground at the bottom of a furrow; a plowshare. 2. The part which opens the ground for the reception of the seed, in a machine for sowing seed. --Knight.
Share
Share Share, v. i. To have part; to receive a portion; to partake, enjoy, or suffer with others. A right of inheritance gave every one a title to share in the goods of his father. --Locke.
Share
Share Share, n. [OE. share, AS. scearu, scaru, fr. sceran to shear, cut. See Shear, v.] 1. A certain quantity; a portion; a part; a division; as, a small share of prudence. 2. Especially, the part allotted or belonging to one, of any property or interest owned by a number; a portion among others; an apportioned lot; an allotment; a dividend. ``My share of fame.' --Dryden. 3. Hence, one of a certain number of equal portions into which any property or invested capital is divided; as, a ship owned in ten shares. 4. The pubes; the sharebone. [Obs.] --Holland. To go shares, to partake; to be equally concerned. Share and share alike, in equal shares.
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Share Share, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Shared; p. pr. & vb. n. Sharing.] 1. To part among two or more; to distribute in portions; to divide. Suppose I share my fortune equally between my children and a stranger. --Swift.

Meaning of Shares from wikipedia

- different types of shares such as equity shares, preference shares, deferred shares, redeemable shares, bonus shares, right shares, and employee stock...
- treasury shares, which are shares held by the corporation itself, thus representing no exercisable rights. Shares outstanding and treasury shares together...
- initial public offering (IPO) or stock launch is a public offering in which shares of a company are sold to institutional investors and usually also to retail...
- frequently outside of the United States. They are known as equity shares or ordinary shares in the UK and other Commonwealth realms. This type of share gives...
- A private company limited by shares is a class of private limited company incorporated under the laws of England and Wales, Northern Ireland, Scotland...
- In finance, stock (also capital stock) consists of all of the shares into which ownership of a corporation or company is divided. (Especially in American...
- In finance and law, issued shares are the shares of a corporation which have been allocated (allotted) and are subsequently held by shareholders. The...
- In an IPO, secondary shares (in contrast to primary shares) refer to existing shares of common stock that are sold to investors in an offering (see Secondary...
- Preferred stock (also called preferred shares, preference shares, or simply preferreds) is a component of share capital that may have any combination...
- rights compared to class B or class C shares. There may be restrictions on any specific issue of class A shares in exchange for the benefits; for example...