Futures supporters at the CFTC, the Chicagoexchanges, and on Wall Street, argue that just because the futures movement preceded the stock plunge doesn't mean it caused it but merely that the futures pit was able to react faster to the bad news.
Perhaps the market would drop just asdrastically without stock index futures, but it seems that during the recent plunges trading was reacting nto to economic news, but to market news, which was being shaped by the index futures and computerized trading.
The signing of this co-operation agreement with the London Stock
Exchange is an important step in the long term development of the Tel Aviv Stock
Exchange and the Israeli economy.
This rule can present a problem, if the overall value of the consideration to be paid to the target shareholders is fixed in the definitive agreement, and the value of the acquirer stock
falls between the date of the definitive agreement and the dosing date.
Its not only the Enrons and WorldComs of the world that have to worry about lawsuits when stock
price declines hurt employees who invested in company stock
; other companies are being sued as well.
The decline in the Japanese stock
market has not had any great effect on the yen-dollar exchange rate, either.
CEO Steve Jobs voluntarily turned in 55 million stock
options, with a weighted average exercise price of $18.
The issuer ordinarily will receive a tax benefit from the issuance and exercise of stock
options, and must estimate and account for that benefit in the same period that it recognizes compensation cost for financial reporting purposes.
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Buying protective put options provides a way to absolutely limit your downside risk on a stock
for the length of the contract in exchange for payment of an up-front cash premium.
Considering the highs and lows of the stock
market over the past five years, such a record may indicate, how a fund manager is likely to fare in the future, in good times or bad.
Even though the Smiths could never manage a cash gift of this magnitude, once they consider their stock
holdings, their giving capacity increases significantly.
Their best stock
has been Lucent, which yielded $1,000.
In addition, the extent to which NQPS will be treated as property other than stock
under the Code should be clarified.
The above discussion on the effect of rubber stock
scorch time on adhesion may lead to the inference that going to a higher temperature, faster cure of natural rubber stocks
, particularly without the inclusion of SBR in the compound, may result in reduced adhesion.