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A stock split is a corporate action in which a company divides its existing shares into multiple shares to boost the liquidity of the shares. Although the number of shares outstanding increases by a specific multiple, the total dollar value of the shares remains the same compared to pre-split amounts, because the split does not add any real value.When are stocks split?
A stock split occurs when a company divides a stock's price by a ratio relative to the number of additional shares being issued - say 2-for-1. Regardless of the ratio, the stock price will decline and the quantity of shares outstanding will increase.What is stock price split?
A stock's price is also affected by a stock split. After a split, the stock price will be reduced since the number of shares outstanding has increased. In the example of a 2-for-1 split, the share price will be halved.What is a stock split symbol?
To show investors a stock split, many providers place a symbol with the letter "S" in the stock's price graph at the point of a split to indicate that one occurred. Stock Splits on Yahoo!