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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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Second, our results support that institutional investors show confidence by increasing mean holdings of reverse splits of large capital stocks.
The company said NASDAQ will likely add the letter "D" to the end of the trading symbol for a period of 20 trading days to indicate that the reverse stock split has occurred).
Stock splits, recognized in academia as cosmetic changes effected through simple accounting procedures, should not affect the future cash flows of the firm directly.
Theoretically, this raises a valid question of why do companies splits their stocks, if there is no gains out of it.
The stock split, through which the nominal value of a share will become QR1 instead of the present QR10, is expected to expand the ownership base of listed companies as a result of the entry of new investors, who prefer to trade low-priced stocks.
Its 50:1 stock split plan surprised the investment community on the day it announced last year's record annual sales, operating profit and net profit, all thanks to its semiconductors.
Holladay, UT, March 24, 2016 --(PR.com)-- One of the esteemed software firms, working in the domain of data conversion and management, recently unveiled a new addition in the long list of software it hosts- NSF Split. The software has been developed keeping in mind the need of splitting large sized Lotus Notes NSF files.
Vikram Dhawan, director, Equentis Capital, says, " Anecdotal evidence suggests that blue- chip stocks gain more from stock splits than others.
Vikram Dhawan, director, Equentis Capital, says, "Anecdotal evidence suggests that blue-chip stocks gain more from stock splits than others.
A certificate of amendment to effect a reverse stock split was approved by the company's stockholders at its Annual Meeting of Stockholders held on 16 May 2013.
SEBI, after several instances, issued advisories to curb abuse of stock splits. A committee named Secondary Market Advisory Committee (SMAC) was set by SEBI in the year 2003 and the following are the modifications and suggestions to the earlier directive in 1999:
But should investors care whether those stocks split? Do stock splits have any tangible effect on the markets, aside from making share prices look a little more palatable?