Definition of Performance Stock Units


Performance Stock Units means an Award which may be earned in whole or in part upon attainment of performance goals or other vesting criteria as the Administrator may determine and which may be settled for cash, Shares or other securities or a combination of the foregoing under Section 8.


Performance Stock Units means the number of shares of Common Stock represented by the number of units awarded or such other amount as may result by operation of Article III of this Agreement.

Performance Stock Units means a performance restricted stock unit issued by the Company pursuant to a Company Equity Plan that (i) as of the date hereof, vests on the basis of time and the achievement of performance targets and (ii) is outstanding as of immediately prior to the Effective Time, pursuant to which the holder has a right to receive Common Shares or cash after the vesting or lapse of restrictions applicable to such performance restricted stock unit, whether or not such receipt is deferred.

Examples of Performance Stock Units in a sentence

The Administrator is authorized to grant Performance Awards, including Awards of Performance Stock Units, to any Eligible Individual and to determine whether such Performance Awards shall be Performance-Based Compensation.
Except as otherwise provided herein, the term of any Award of Performance Shares, Performance Stock Units, Dividend Equivalents, Stock Payments, Deferred Stock or Restricted Stock Units shall be set by the Committee in its discretion.
The value of Performance Awards, including Performance Stock Units, may be linked to any one or more of the Performance Criteria or other specific criteria determined by the Administrator, in each case on a specified date or dates or over any period or periods determined by the Administrator.
The Committee may establish the exercise or purchase price, if any, of any Award of Performance Shares, Performance Stock Units, Deferred Stock, Stock Payments or Restricted Stock Units; provided, however, that such price shall not be less than the par value of a share of Stock on the date of grant, unless otherwise permitted by applicable state law.
Except as otherwise provided herein, the term of any Award of Performance Shares, Performance Stock Units, Dividend Equivalents, Stock Payments, Deferred Stock, Restricted Stock Units or Other Stock-Based Award shall be set by the Committee in its discretion.



More definitions of Performance Stock Units

Performance Stock Units means a performance-based Stock Units (as defined in the Plan) granted under this Agreement and subject to the terms of this Agreement and the Plan.


Performance Stock Units or “PS Units” shall mean units granted to Participants with the value of each unit determined by the stock prices of a Share of common stock of BellSouth and AT&T as of the Valuation Date pursuant to Section 6.1 of the Plan. Each Performance Stock Unit shall be eligible to receive Dividend Equivalent Payments as determined by the Administrator. Performance Stock Units do not have any ownership or voting rights related to the underlying Shares of common stock of BellSouth or AT&T.

Performance Stock Units means Restricted Stock Units that may be earned based upon the level of achievement of specified performance goals, subject to vesting and other terms of such awards.

Performance Stock Units means a book entry representing an award of Restricted Stock Units that are subject to restrictions as provided herein.

Performance Stock Units means any right granted under Section 12.

Performance Stock Units means performance-based Stock Units (as defined in the Plan) granted under this Agreement and subject to the terms of this Agreement and the Plan. The target number of “Performance Stock Units” (the “Target ”) granted under this Agreement is the number specified in the Grant Notice, with the actual number of Performance Stock Units earned to be 0% - 200% of the Target, based on Grantee’s continued provision of Services to the Company and the level of attainment of the performance goals set forth in Exhibit B.Capitalized terms used herein without definition have the meanings ascribed to such terms in the Plan. Except where the context clearly implies or indicates the contrary, a word, term, or phrase used in the Plan is similarly used in this Agreement.

Performance Stock Units means the “performance-based” restricted common stocks or ADSs of the Company.