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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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Shareholders as of the effective time of the Reverse/Forward Stock Split will receive instructions by mail regarding the method of exchanging the old stock certificates for new stock certificates and/or cash in lieu of fractional shares.
com, a Web site tracking stock splits, takes a trader's perspective.
The stock split or reverse split happens after you've done the research and made your purchase.
At its February 10 meeting, the Board of Directors also took steps that would grant to the Company a standing option to repurchase any shares of Common Stock proposed to be transferred by a shareholder after the Reverse/Forward Stock Split, if after such proposed transfer the number of shareholders of record of the Common Stock would equal or exceed 250.
Based on information currently available to the Company, the number of holders of record of the Company's common stock has been reduced to fewer than 300 as a result of the Reverse/Forward Stock Split.
The reverse stock split will be effective at 11:59 pm (ET), on Wednesday, November 15, 2006.
Wave's board has determined that a reverse stock split represents the most direct action that Wave can take to address its goal of maintaining its listing on the Nasdaq National Market and has recommended that Wave's stockholders vote in favor of the proposal.
Any fractional shares resulting from the reverse stock split will be rounded up to the nearest whole share and no cash payment will be made in respect to such rounding.
As a result of the 25 percent stock split effected in the form of a stock dividend, after the payment day, the Company will have 6,409,125 shares of common stock outstanding.
The common stock split will be effected by issuing one additional share of common stock for each share held by shareholders of record on July 5, 2006.
Asconi Corporation (Pink Sheets:ASCD), an Eastern European producer of wines and spirits, announced today that its Board of Directors, and stockholders owning a majority of its voting stock, have approved a 1-for-30 reverse stock split (the "Reverse Stock Split") of its Common Stock.
Pink Sheets: CELT), a financial services holding company with headquarters in Salt Lake City, reported that at a Special Meeting of Shareholders held on March 8, 2006, its shareholders approved a proposal to amend the company's Certificate of Incorporation to effect a going private transaction involving a 1-for-50,000 reverse stock split of the outstanding shares of the company's common stock, with shareholders holding less than one full share following the reverse stock split receiving scrip for such fractional share.