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Equity Security

Equity Security Definition

Equity Security means a stock, a financial instrument that represents ownership in a corporation. Holder of the security is entitled for a proportional share in the company's profits and voting rights in certain corporate decisions. Only corporations issue stocks, other types of firms such as sole proprietorships and limited partnerships do not have stocks.


Additional meaning of Equity Security:

Equity securities provide income in the form of dividends.


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