SIE - Securities Industry Essentials Exam

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The price per share of a stock went down by 50% in one day. Which of the following is the MOST likely reason for this?

Stock repurchase plan
A
Ex dividend date
B
Stock split
C
Higher sector demand
D

Explanations

A 2 for 1 stock split is the most likely reason for the stock price to change by a 50% decrease in one day of the available answers.