Widely used in the petroleum industry to designate inventories of crude oil or petroleum products at refineries, bulk terminals and in pipelines.
Certificates representing ownership in a corporation; they may yield dividends and can appreciate or decline in value. (See Authorized Stock; Common Stock; Issue Stock; Preferred Stock; Treasury Stock; Unissued Stock)
investments in shares of stock, common or preferred, traded, subsidiaries, and non-subsidiaries. (Securities and Exchange Commission)