bthylafh wrote:According to my grandfather it's going to be a 7:1 (!) split.
kvndoom wrote:No prob. I figured as much. Stocks are always a gamble, and my gamble was just a rush of new buyers due to a lower point of entry. No biggie.
just brew it! wrote:Most companies will announce a split long before the share price gets high enough for a 7:1 split to make sense.
Captain Ned wrote:just brew it! wrote:Most companies will announce a split long before the share price gets high enough for a 7:1 split to make sense.
And Berkshire Hathaway A closed at $192,000 on Friday, down from its 52-week high of $194,670.
Captain Ned wrote:SecretSquirrel wrote:Not sure the point of the record date really, as you will receive split shares on the ex date if you buy between the record date and the ex date. Seems "The Motely Fool agrees: 'The "record date" means virtually nothing to the stockholder.'
Agreed as to splits, but record date is very important in the dividend world.
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