AUTHORIZED CAPITAL STOCK Definition

Bookmark and Share

AUTHORIZED CAPITAL STOCK is the maximum number of shares of common stock that can be issued under a companys Articles of Incorporation. Issued shares are normally less than the number of authorized shares.

Learn new Accounting Terms

FORENSIC ACCOUNTING provides for an accounting analysis that is suitable to a court of law which will form the basis for discussion, debate and ultimately dispute resolution. Forensic accounting encompasses investigative accounting and litigation support. Forensic accountants utilize accounting, auditing and investigative skills when conducting an investigation. Equally critical is the ability to respond immediately and to communicate financial information clearly and concisely in a courtroom setting.

NON-BULLETIN BOARD (NBB) are OTC securities that are not quoted on the OTCBB. NBB securities may or may not be quoted on the Pink Sheets. Also called other-OTC.

Suggest a Term

Enter Search Term

Enter a term, then click the entry you would like to view.