Focus on the pronunciation of capital stock
English definition of “capital stock”
noun [C or U]
› US FINANCE, STOCK MARKET all the shares that a company has and is officially allowed to sell: The company has a present authorized capitalization of 1,200,000,000 shares of capital stock with a $1.00 par value per share.
› ECONOMICS, FINANCE the total value of the buildings, machines, etc. within a particular economy, or owned by a particular company, which are used to produce goods and services: In developed economies, where the capital stock is already large, technological advances and efficiency gains are key.