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Definition: [crh] Sometimes companies split their outstanding shares into more shares. If a company with 1 million shares exeDefinition: cutes a two-for-one split, the company would have 2 million shares. An investor with 100 shares before the split would hold 200 shares after the spDefinition: lit. The investor's percentage of equity in the company remains the same, and the share price of the stock owned is one-half the price of the stock Definition: on the day prior to the split.

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