Share (finance) facts for kids
In finance, a share is a unit of account for many different financial things including stocks, mutual funds, limited partnerships, and REIT's. In British English, the word share alone to talk only about stocks is so common that it almost replaces the word stock itself.
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A share certificate from 1936 entitling the holder to shares in Greyhound Lines.
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