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A shareholder or stockholder is aor that legally owns a in a private or . The traders and investors might be individuals, but also or companies.
One purpose of shareholders is to provide capital to companies, e.g. during an.
Stockholders are granted special privileges depending on the class of stock, such as selling the shares, nominating and voting on the directors of the company or the right toif they are declared.
Stockholders or shareholders are considered by some to be a subset of stakeholders. Stakeholders are typically all people and entities who contribute value to or are impacted by the company. They include workers, suppliers, customers and the local community.