Meaning of “bonus stock” in the English Dictionary

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"bonus stock" in Business English

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bonus stocknoun [ C or U ]

uk us FINANCE, STOCK MARKET

payment of part of a company’s profits to shareholders in the form of extra shares rather than dividends:

Shareholders are paid dividends in the form of bonus stock issues.

(Definition of “bonus stock” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)