What is a Share?

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A share is a piece of ownership of a company or enterprise. When you buy a share, you become an investor and thereby an owner of a piece of the company’s profits or losses. By buying a share, money which could have been idle or otherwise held in low interest earning savings, moves to a more productive economic activity. The profitability of investing in shares however; depends on among other things, a good management of the company, avoidance of wastage and, a Conducive business environment

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