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Principal stockholder

The financial definition for Principal stockholder:

A stockholder who owns 10% or more of the voting stock of a company. Such stockholders must report all trading in the stock to the SEC pursuant insider trading rules.




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Conflict between bondholders and stockholders

Conflict between bondholders and stockholders
Bondholders and stockholders may have interests in a corporation that conflict. Sources of conflict include dividends, distortion of investment, and underinvestment. Protective covenants in bond documents work to resolve these conflicts.


Stockholder

Stockholder
See: Shareholder.


Stockholder books

Stockholder books
Set of books kept by firm management for its annual report that follows Financial Accounting Standards Board rules. The tax books follow IRS tax rules.


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