Definition of Over the counter stock
1. Noun. Stock that is not listed and traded on an organized exchange.
Specialized synonyms: Penny Stock
Generic synonyms: Otc Security, Over The Counter Security, Unlisted Security
Lexicographical Neighbors of Over The Counter Stock
Literary usage of Over the counter stock
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. The OECD Report on Regulatory Reform by Joanna R. Shelton (1997)
"The creation of secondary or over-the-counter stock markets for small, growing companies is also important to the supply ..."
2. Futures Markets: Strengthening Sales Practice Oversight by Cecile O. Trop (1997)
"... philosophy is 'NASD is the securities industry SRO for the over-the-counter stock market. ..."
3. Sowboy by Richard Connelly Miller (2003)
""The Mafia is in the over-the-counter stock market, isn't it?" "Profoundly." "That aside, the new owners, controlling the board, could buy their own stock ..."
4. Corporate Governance in Asia: A Comparative Perspective by OECD Staff, (Paris) Organisation for Economic Co-ope (2001)
"Also, Chinese Taipei rebuilt its over-the-counter stock market in l994 with the establishment of the Over-the-Counter Stock Exchange, a de facto exchange to ..."