stockholder


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stock·hold·er

 (stŏk′hōl′dər)
n.
One who owns a share or shares of stock in a company. Also called stockowner.

stock′hold′ing n.

stockholder

(ˈstɒkˌhəʊldə)
n
1. (Stock Exchange) an owner of corporate capital stock
2. (Breeds) Austral a person who keeps livestock
ˈstockˌholding n

stock•hold•er

(ˈstɒkˌhoʊl dər)

n.
a holder or owner of stock in a corporation.
[1745–55]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.stockholder - someone who holds shares of stock in a corporation
investor - someone who commits capital in order to gain financial returns
stockholder of record - the stockholder whose name is registered on the books of the corporation as owning the shares at a particular time
Translations
akcionář
aktionær
osakas
vlasnik burzovnih papira
株主
주주
aktieägare
ผู้ถือหุ้น
cổ đông

stockholder

[ˈstɒkˌhəʊldəʳ] N (US) → accionista mf

stockholder

[ˈstɒkhəʊldər] nactionnaire mf

stockholder

[ˈstɒkˌhəʊldəʳ] n (Fin) → azionista m/f

stockholder

مُسَاهِم akcionář aktionær Aktionär μέτοχος accionista osakas actionnaire vlasnik burzovnih papira azionista 株主 주주 aandeelhouder aksjonær akcjonariusz acionista акционер aktieägare ผู้ถือหุ้น hissedar cổ đông 股东
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It was Scully who was to blame for the unpaved street in which Jurgis's child had been drowned; it was Scully who had put into office the magistrate who had first sent Jurgis to jail; it was Scully who was principal stockholder in the company which had sold him the ramshackle tenement, and then robbed him of it.
So to speak, I was become a stockholder in a corporation where nine hun- dred and ninety-four of the members furnished all the money and did all the work, and the other six elected themselves a permanent board of direction and took all the dividends.
Higginbotham was as well known at Parker's Falls as any citizen of the place, being part owner of the slitting mill, and a considerable stockholder in the cotton factories.
Indeed, Martin himself was somewhat of a banker, for he was a stockholder and director of the First State Bank, where he was looked up to as a shrewd man who was too big even for the operation of his magnificent farm.
In that fund the State, according to Rabourdin, became a stockholder, just as it persisted in being a land-holder and a manufacturer.
Unhappily no man exists who has not in his own person become to some amount a stockholder in the sin, and so made himself liable to a share in the expiation.
Adam Ladd 's one of the stockholders, and everything is a success he takes holt of.
Astor, or the stockholders, with orders to continue.
Being, moreover, a director of the railroad corporation and one of its largest stockholders, he had it in his power to give me all desirable information respecting that praiseworthy enterprise.
Inquiries are now being made at the offices, but I fear that the complete register of the stockholders of these South American concerns is in South America, and that some weeks must elapse before we can trace the shares.
He had played an exciting hand and won, beating the steamship companies down into the dust and mercilessly robbing the stockholders by perfectly legal methods before he let go.
When I say 'you,' I mean the superintendent and the officials that you and the other stockholders pay to manage the mills for you.