stock appreciation right

Definition of "stock appreciation right"
  1. An employment benefit where a worker receives bonus payments based on the rise in value of company stock over a certain timeframe, with taxes on the bonus deferred until they are received
How to use "stock appreciation right" in a sentence
  1. The company decided to motivate its employees by providing them a stock appreciation right as an incentive for their hard work and dedication.
  2. Every year, the employee receives an increase in salary in the form of a stock appreciation right, which appreciates the value of the company's stock.
  3. If the value of the company's stock rises in the coming years, the employee's stock appreciation right will result in a substantial monetary bonus.

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