Types Of Shares: The equity papers that represent ownership of the company are referred to as stocks/shares. The holder of stocks/shares of a particular company is regarded as the part-owner of that company. The stock/shares are direct claim securities whose value is associated with some underlying real asset. When a company needs to raise the money it can issue stocks/shares to the general public.
There are different types of shares, and you must be well familiar with all of them. But first, let’s talk about shares. You may define shares as a smaller part of the capital that is known as “Share” and a person, who owes shares is known as the shareholder.