stockholder of record
- Refers to the individual or entity listed in the corporate records as the official owner of the company's shares. This individual or entity could be managing the shares on behalf of the real owner
- As the stockholder of record, Amanda had the right to vote at the annual meeting.
- The stockholder of record received dividends directly from the company.
- The company's books didn't reflect the latest stock transfer, leaving the previous holder as the stockholder of record.