T

DEFINITION of 'T'

A Nasdaq stock symbol specifying that the stock has warrants or rights.

BREAKING DOWN 'T'

Nasdaq-listed securities have four or five characters. If a fifth letter appears, it identifies the issue as other than a single issue of common stock or capital stock.

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  1. W

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    A Nasdaq stock symbol specifying that the stock has voting rights.
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RELATED FAQS
  1. Why do some stock symbols have three letters while others have four? What is the ...

    Stocks found on the New York and American Stock Exchange will normally have symbols with three letters or fewer. On the other ... Read Answer >>
  2. Are warrants more desirable than options?

    Understand what stock warrants are, the differences between warrants and options, and learn whether warrants or options are ... Read Answer >>
  3. I own some stock warrants. How do I exercise them?

    Typically, stock warrants are derivative instruments added to new issues of stocks or bonds to make these issues more attractive. ... Read Answer >>
  4. Can warrants be written on any security?

    Read about the different kinds of securities that may have warrants written on them, including which types of warrants are ... Read Answer >>
  5. Why did my stock's ticker symbol change?

    When a ticker symbol changes it's usually not a good sign. Tickers of publicly traded companies generally only change for ... Read Answer >>
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    Find out how to trade warrants on the primary market, the secondary market and the over-the-counter market, including how ... Read Answer >>
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