\ˈalfəbˌɛt stˈɒk], \ˈalfəbˌɛt stˈɒk], \ˈa_l_f_ə_b_ˌɛ_t s_t_ˈɒ_k]\
Definitions of ALPHABET STOCK
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Separate classes of COMMON STOCK issued by a company, where each class (often denoted by a letter of the alphabet) represents a different subsidiary. Investors in an alphabet stock receive the RENT RIGHTS and CONTROL RIGHTS associated with that stock, but not those of the overarching parent company. See also CLASSIFIED STOCK.
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