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stock certificate

n. printed document which states the name, incorporation state, and date of incorporation, the registered number of the certificate, the number of shares of stock in a corporation the certificate represents, the name of the shareholder, the date of issuance, and the number of shares authorized in the particular issue of stock, signed by the President and Secretary of the corporation (or with facsimile signatures). On the reverse side of the certificate is a form for transfer of the certificate to another person. After transfer the new owner should register the change of ownership with the corporation. (See: share, stock, corporation)

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said Tuesday that it will stop issuing the paper stock certificates to shareholders on Oct.
Users of this software would include Small Business Corporations, Small Community Owned Banks, CPA Firms, Law Firms and anyone that needs to manage stockholder and stock certificate information.
As an additional good business practice, it would be prudent to note on the stock certificate or the ledger the number of shares that are authorized to be issued by the company (this is set forth in the company's articles of organization that are filed with the secretary of state).
The robber fled, but about 10 minutes later, a pedestrian found the sport bag with both cash and stock certificates intact at a parking lot about 300 meters away from the scene of the robbery.
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This exchange will be a ten-for-one with the stipulations that (a) the old stock certificates will be null and void beginning January 1st, 2012; and (b) physical exchange of the old stock certificates must be made exclusively by and through the Company's transfer agent, Guardian Registrar & Transfer, Inc.
com sells one share stock certificates in active companies like Disney, Harley-Davidson, Berkshire Hathaway and over 100 other companies that still offer paper certificates.
All of the collectible stock certificate specimens or Scripophily have been cancelled and have no intrinsic value other than as a collectible due to their historic or artistic merits.
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Shareholders of record as of September 8, 2006, who hold share certificates will receive instructions from the Company's transfer agent explaining the process for obtaining new post-split stock certificates.
Chicopee Bancorp expects to mail stock certificates to investors on or about Wednesday, July 19, 2006.