ETFs offer greater flexibility than mutual funds when it comes to trading.
Shares of Chevron stock can be purchased online directly through our stock transfer agent, Computershare, or by requesting an enrollment package by calling ( 1 800.368.8357 or 1 201.680.6578 outside the U. A stock transfer agent manages and maintains the records and the accounts of individuals and entities that hold stock in their own name on the records of the company, sometimes referred to as "stockholders of record," or "registered stockholders." The stock transfer agent issues and cancels stock to reflect changes in ownership, handles lost, destroyed or stolen certificates, ensures all stocks are properly accounted for and that dividend payments are made to stockholders of record.Both corporations and governments frequently issue this type of bond to secure capital.Like other types of bonds, debentures are documented in an indenture. Bond buyers generally purchase debentures based on the belief that the bond issuer is unlikely to default on the repayment.But, because ETFs are priced continuously by the market, there is the potential for trading to take place at a price other than the true NAV, which may introduce the opportunity for arbitrage.Due to the passive nature of indexed strategies, the internal expenses of most ETFs are considerably lower than those of many mutual funds.