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stock dividend

n. a dividend paid in stock rather than in cash

Usage examples of "stock dividend".

In a desperate effort to conserve operating cash, mighty GM halved its stock dividend from 1979 to 1981, and in the following year Ford paid no dividend at all.

You know how that stuff has boomed-they just declared another three-way stock dividend.

Also, from Detroit there was notice of a ten percent stock dividend in automobile shares in his personal portfolio.

As I told you we might the last time I was here, we seem to've come into a bit of an unexpected stock dividend from Van Dort's RTU, and our contacts have come through with modern weapons, night vision optics, communications hardware, and military-grade explosives.