As a result of a 5% stock dividend:
- Total stockholders' equity decreases by 5%.
- The par value per share decreases by 5%.
- The number of shares owned by each stockholder increases by 5%, but total stockholders' equity does not change.
- Both the number of shares outstanding and the total stockholders' equity increase by 5%.
The correct answer is Option (C) The number of... View the full answer