Meaning of “income share” in the English Dictionary


"income share" in Business English

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income sharenoun [ C ]

uk us also income stock

FINANCE a share in a company that pays dividends (= part of the profit of a company that is paid to shareholders) rather than increasing in value:

Buying a non-dividend paying share and holding it until it matures is more profitable than owning a steady income share which returns a high annual gross yield.

(Definition of “income share” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)