Stock symbol

Stock symbol,

Definition of Stock symbol:

  1. Unique four- or five-letter symbol, or the short form of the full title, used in the identification of a security.

  2. Unique two- or three-letter symbol assigned to each listed company by the stock exchange where its securities are traded. These symbols may be different from the symbols used in the stock tables of newspapers. Also called ticker symbol or trading symbol.

Meaning of Stock symbol & Stock symbol Definition