stockholder

(esp. AmE) noun
ADJECTIVE
sole
major, majority, principal
minority
preferred

The company told its preferred stockholders that it couldn't make its dividend payments.

existing

the distribution of remaining stock to existing stockholders

VERB + STOCKHOLDER
cheat, defraud, mislead

She was charged with having misled her stockholders.

benefit, enrich, reward

The corporations' goal is to enrich their stockholders.

STOCKHOLDER + VERB
vote
STOCKHOLDER + NOUN
meeting

the annual stockholder meeting

PREPOSITION
stockholder in

the major stockholder in the company


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  • stockholder — stock·hold·er n: an owner of corporate stock compare bondholder stock·hold·ing n or adj Merriam Webster’s Dictionary of Law. Merriam Webster. 1996 …   Law dictionary

  • Stockholder — Stock hold er, n. One who is a holder or proprietor of stock in the public funds, or in the funds of a bank or other stock company. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • stockholder — 1753, from STOCK (Cf. stock) (n.2) + agent noun from HOLD (Cf. hold) …   Etymology dictionary

  • stockholder — [stäk′hōl΄dər] n. 1. a person owning stock in a given company 2. in Australia, one who raises cattle …   English World dictionary

  • Stockholder — Holder of equity shares in a firm. The New York Times Financial Glossary * * * stockholder stock‧hold‧er [ˈstɒkˌhəʊldə ǁ ˈstɑːkˌhoʊldər] noun [countable] especially AmE FINANCE a person or organization that owns shares in a particular company; =… …   Financial and business terms

  • stockholder — See: shareholder. Bloomberg Financial Dictionary * * * stockholder stock‧hold‧er [ˈstɒkˌhəʊldə ǁ ˈstɑːkˌhoʊldər] noun [countable] especially AmE FINANCE a person or organization that owns shares in a particular company; = SHAREHOLDER: • He… …   Financial and business terms

  • stockholder — UK [ˈstɒkˌhəʊldə(r)] / US [ˈstɑkˌhoʊldər] noun [countable] Word forms stockholder : singular stockholder plural stockholders business American a shareholder …   English dictionary

  • stockholder — (shareholder) A person who owns shares of stock in a corporation or joint stock company. Referred to as Shareholder under Rev. Model Bus.Corp. Act and a number of state statutes, and defined in Model Act (No. 1.40) as the person in whose name… …   Black's law dictionary

  • stockholder — [[t]stɒ̱khoʊldə(r)[/t]] stockholders N COUNT A stockholder is a person who owns shares in a company. [AM] (in BRIT, use shareholder) …   English dictionary

  • stockholder — noun Date: 1753 an owner of corporate stock …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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