ACA 7,430     CRDB 205     DCB 395     DSE 1,180     EABL 5,160     JHL 9,230     KA 100     KCB 850     MBP 600     MCB 500     MKCB 900     MUCOBA 400     NMB 2,750     NMG 2,320     PAL 470     SWALA 500     SWIS 3,820     TBL 13,000     TCC 11,050     TCCL 1,360     TOL 800     TPCC 1,780     TTP 650     USL 60     YETU 600     

A share or equity is a piece of ownership of a company or Enterprise. A Company/ an Enterprise sells its ownership to buyers (Investors) from the general public so as to raise capital to invest in their business ventures/ expansion plans with promising returns (profits). Investors who own a company’s shares are called shareholders. Shareholders expect returns (profits) for investing in a company through dividends and capital gains.

Dividend is the sum of money that is paid by a company to its shareholders out of its profits. The amount of dividend paid to a shareholder depends on the number of shares a shareholder owns.

Capital gain is the increase in value of a share price at a stock market. This allows shareholders profit by selling shares at a higher price.


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