20.3 - BONDSVSSTOCKS TheDefinitionofaStock Stock is a share...

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BONDS VS STOCKS
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The Definition of a Stock Stock is a share in the ownership of a company. Stock represents a claim on the company's assets and earnings . As you acquire more stock, your ownership stake in the company becomes greater. Whether you say shares , equity , or stock, it all means the same thing.
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Being an Owner Holding a company's stock means that you are one of the many owners ( shareholders ) of a company You have a claim (albeit usually very small) to everything the company owns. Technically you own a tiny sliver of every piece of furniture, every trademark, and every contract of the company. You are entitled to your share of the company's earnings as well as any voting rights attached to the stock.
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Shareholder - OWNER Any person, company, or other institution that owns at least 1 share in a company.
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BOND (1) Really, a bond is nothing more than a loan for which you are the lender.
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