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split

noun aperture, bifurcation, bisection, breach, break, chasm, chink, cleavage, cleft, crack, crater, crevice, cut, detachment, dichotomy, difference, dilaceration, dimidiation, diremption, disagreement, disassociation, discerption, disconnection, disengagement, disjunction, dismemberment, disruption, dissection, dissension, disseverance, disunion, divarication, divergence, division, divorce, divulsion, faction, fissura, fissure, fork, fracture, furrow, gap, gash, gulf, hiatus, incision, interruption, partage, partition, perforation, quarrel, rent, rift, rima, rip, scission, scissura, scissure, sect, segmentation, segregation, separation, severance, slit, slot, subdivision, sunderance, variance
Associated concepts: split among the Circuit Courts, split in authority, split sentence, splitting a cause of action

split

verb abscind, allocate, allot, apportion, assign, bisect, break, break with, carve, chop, cleave, crack, cut, deal, detach, dichotomize, diffindere, disconnect, disjoin, dispense, dissect, dissever, distribute, disunite, divide, dole, fissure, fracture, give way, hack, halve, hew, incise, intersect, isolate, lance, mete, open, parcel out, part, part company, partition, rend, rift, rip, rive, rupture, scindere, section, segment, segregate, separate, sever, share, shiver, slash, slice, slit, snap, splinter, subdivide, sunder, tear, unbind, untie
Associated concepts: split a cause of action
See also: alienation, apportion, argument, bifurcate, break, controversy, cross, detach, dichotomize, dichotomy, disaccord, disagree, disagreement, disassociation, discord, discrepancy, disjoint, divide, division, divisive, estrangement, feud, force, isolate, mete, part, partial, rend, rift, schism, separate, separation, sever, sort, subdivide, variance
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Hooper Holmes, a Basking Ridge, NJ-based provider of health information, split its stock 2-for-1 in the first quarter of 2000, its third split in as many years, after running up revenues of $285 million in 1999.
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Back in December, Cortex Pharmaceuticals, a company with a shallow coffer of capital, announced a one-for-five reverse stock split.
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This latest enhancement to our RON Splits Xchange is a real time saver for our members," said Bill Vick, RON CEO.
It is expected that the reverse stock split will result in the company purchasing approximately 70,000 shares from approximately 5,500 registered stockholders who each hold less than 50 shares.
6 a 2-1 stock split pending shareholder approval at the Nov.
Sapient Corporation (Nasdaq:SAPE) announced August 1 that its board approved a 2-1 stock split to be payable on August 29, 2000.
Nasdaq:PWER) announced July 27 that its board approved a 2-1 stock split to be payable Sept.
Included in the most recent stock split summary notification service was Nvidia Corp.
The first chapter of "Stock Split Secrets" cites the professional study "What Do Stock Splits Really Mean" which determined that "stock split companies tend to grow 54% faster than the general market-prior to the split.
The split is contingent upon shareholder approval of an increase in the number of authorized shares, currently 200 million.