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treasury stock

noun
1.
outstanding shares of stock reacquired and held by the issuing corporation.
Origin
1900-1905
1900-05, Americanism
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Examples for treasury stock
  • These treasury stock purchases will be made on the open market and in privately negotiated transactions.
  • Diluted earnings per share was determined based on the dilutive effect of stock options using the treasury stock method.
  • The dilutive effect of such stock and warrants could be measured using the treasury stock method.

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