Definitions for "stock option"
An option in which the underlier is the common stock of a corporation, giving...
a right to purchase or sell a share of stock at a specific price within a specific period of time. Stock purchase options are commonly used as long term incentive compensation for employees and management of fast growth companies.
A right to purchase (exercise shares of company stock) at a fixed price (grant price) over a stated time period (award period) after certain time requirements are met (vesting period).
Stock power Stock purchase plan
away of remunerating and motivating executives, by allowing them to purchase stock in the future at a fixed market price.
an ability to purchase a specific numbers of
Keywords:  derivative, common, type
a common type of derivative