- Finance. a company or corporation whose capital is divided into shares represented by stock.
- Theater. a company acting a repertoire of plays, more or less permanently together, usually at its own theater.
Origin of stock company
Related Words for stock companycast, crew, band, gang, ensemble, association, group, troop, team, party, stock
Examples from the Web for stock company
Historical Examples of stock company
Is the holder of a share in a mining or railway company or any sort of stock-company justified in speaking of "his" property?Socialism, Revolution and Internationalism
The private colony Theophilo Ottoni, in the north-eastern part of the state was founded by a German stock-company in 1851.The German Element in Brazil
Benjamin Franklin Schappelle
One day he ventured into a stock-company revival of a play whose name was faintly familiar.This Side of Paradise
F. Scott Fitzgerald
- US a business enterprise the capital of which is divided into transferable shares
- a US term for repertory company