voting stock


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voting stock

n.
Stock for which the holder has the right to vote in the election of directors, in the appointment of auditors, or in other matters brought up at the annual meeting.
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Noun1.voting stock - shares in a corporation that entitle the shareholder to voting and proxy rights
stock - the capital raised by a corporation through the issue of shares entitling holders to an ownership interest (equity); "he owns a controlling share of the company's stock"
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368(a)(1)(C), an acquiring corporation must acquire substantially all of the properties of a target in exchange solely for its voting stock (or solely for voting stock of its parent).
Generally, a C reorganization is defined as the acquisition of substantially all the assets of a target solely for voting stock of an acquirer.
355(a) that Distributing distribute at least 80% of the voting stock and 80% of the total number of shares of all other classes of stock of Controlled.
Home Repair), a home repair and building supply company, has offered to acquire all of Peter's stock in Brick for either: (1) 6,000 shares of Home Repair's voting stock (currently trading for $90 per share), for a total value of $540,000 or (2) 4,500 shares of its voting stock plus $150,000 cash.
the Company) announced today agreements with major debtholders of the Company and its subsidiaries to exchange debt owed by a major subsidiary, Bulova Technologies Machinery LLC, for the issuance of common stock, preferred voting stock, and series A preferred non-voting stock.
s previously announced Agreement and Plan of Merger with CRH plc, under which CRH plc will acquire Ash Grove, has been approved by stockholders holding more than a majority of the outstanding voting stock, acting by written consent.
i) by acquiring, purchasing or owning up to 100 percent of the voting stock of an existing bank;