stock option


stock option
`stock ,option noun count AMERICAN
an opportunity to buy SHARES in the company that you work for

Usage of the words and phrases in modern English. 2013.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • Stock-option — Une stock option (ou stock option) est une forme de rémunération versée par une entreprise généralement cotée en bourse. Il s agit d une option d achat (call) dont l actif sous jacent est l action de l entreprise concernée. Ainsi, ce système… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • stock option — see option 3 Merriam Webster’s Dictionary of Law. Merriam Webster. 1996. stock option n. Th …   Law dictionary

  • stock-option — [ stɔkɔpsjɔ̃ ] n. f. • 1987; de stock et option ♦ Écon. Système d option sur achat d actions au sein d une entreprise. Des stock options. Recomm. offic. option sur titres. ● stock option, stock options nom féminin (mot anglo américain signifiant… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Stock-Option — Stock Op|ti|on, Stock|op|ti|on [ stɔk|ɔpʃn̩ , auch: …|ɔpt̮si̯o:n ], die; , en, bei engl. Ausspr. s <meist Pl.> [engl. stock option, aus: stock (↑ 3Stock) u. option = ↑ Option] (Wirtsch.): Form der Mitarbeiterbeteiligung, bei der die… …   Universal-Lexikon

  • stock option — stock options N COUNT A stock option is an opportunity for the employees of a company to buy shares at a special price. [AM, BUSINESS] He made a huge profit from the sale of shares purchased in January under the company s stock option program.… …   English dictionary

  • stock option — ☆ stock option n. an option, as a call or put, to buy or sell stock at a specified price within a specified time, specif., such an option offered to an employee by a company to buy its stock for less than the market price …   English World dictionary

  • stock option — stock .option n [C usually plural] AmE ↑stock that a company offers to sell to an ↑employee at a price that is lower than the usual price …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • Stock option — Une stock option (ou stock option) est une forme de rémunération versée par une entreprise généralement cotée en bourse. Il s agit d une option d achat (call) dont l actif sous jacent est l action de l entreprise concernée. Ainsi, ce système… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • stock option — an option giving the holder, usually an officer or employee, the right to buy stock of the issuing corporation at a specific price within a stated period. [1940 45] * * * Contractual agreement entitling the holder to buy or sell a share of stock… …   Universalium

  • Stock option — An option in which the underlying is the common stock of a corporation. The New York Times Financial Glossary * * * stock option stock option ➔ option * * *    ► See Equity Options. * * * stock option UK US noun [C] STOCK MARKET, FINANCE …   Financial and business terms


Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”

We are using cookies for the best presentation of our site. Continuing to use this site, you agree with this.