- commerce the creation of more new shares in a company than is justified by its assets
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Examples from the Web for stock watering
Stock-watering is to be prohibited; and publicity of rates to be brought about.
Vol II, in connection with capitalization and stock-watering.
These laws are to prevent fictitious capitalization and “stock-watering.”
These will be fully described in our second volume in connection with stock-watering, valuation and allied financial problems.
Indeed, it can be shown that stock-watering reached a still higher degree of development in the case of the Erie road.The Railroad Question