The Divestiture of American Telephone and Telegraph Company: The Impact on Shareholders

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This report analyzes the impact which the divestiture of the American Telephone and Telegraph Company (AT&T) will have on the 3.2 million holders of AT&T stock. The method of distribution and the listing and trading mechanics of the shares as well as dividend and tax information are discussed. A brief analysis of initial stock performance based on the first two weeks of trading concludes the analysis.

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Gilroy, Angele A. December 7, 1983.

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This report analyzes the impact which the divestiture of the American Telephone and Telegraph Company (AT&T) will have on the 3.2 million holders of AT&T stock. The method of distribution and the listing and trading mechanics of the shares as well as dividend and tax information are discussed. A brief analysis of initial stock performance based on the first two weeks of trading concludes the analysis.

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  • December 7, 1983

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Gilroy, Angele A. The Divestiture of American Telephone and Telegraph Company: The Impact on Shareholders, report, December 7, 1983; Washington D.C.. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metacrs8804/: accessed July 20, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.