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Subject:  Re: Tracking stock Date:  5/10/1999  3:29 PM
Author:  TMFGump Number:  111 of 2244

A tracking stock is one that tracks the performance of a company subsidiary without separating the legal ties.

Here is an article I wrote about Dupont and a tracking stock for its life sciences division, which describes some of the benefits and drawbacks of such a structure: http://www.fool.com/EveningNews/foth/1999/foth990316.htm

Hope that helps,

Warren
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