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Subject:  stock splits Date:  2/9/2007  6:39 PM
Author:  Stock2050 Number:  1812 of 2244

Can someone explain to me how stock splits work? I've been told that market cap doesn't change after say a 2:1 split, but if outstanding shares double overnight and the stock price doesn't decline hasn't the market cap doubled too?
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