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Learn the mechanics of stock splits and how they’ll appear in your account.
CIBC Investor’s Edge Jul. 21, 2021 2-minute read
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1. What is a stock split?

2. How does a stock split work?

3. Why would a company want to split its stock?

4. Are stock splits good or bad?

5. If a stock split occurs, when and how will my account reflect the shares I hold?

An example:

Trade: Nov. 24, 2020

Settlement: Nov 24, 2020
USD Split

ABC Partners LP –

Reverse split

3,000
Trade: Nov 24, 2020

Settlement: Nov 24, 2020
USD Split ABC Partners LP – common units representing limited partner interests result of reverse split 300

The bottom line

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