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stock prices: Original post by Michael Wolfe of Demand Media Employees, investors and other parties often purchase or are granted stock options in a particular company. Options can be either "call" or "put" options, meaning that the holder is given the right to buy (call) or sell (put) the company's stock at a designated price. For a call option, the announcement of a dividend will raise the…

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