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How HP shares spawned shares of successor companies. (Updated October 11, 2017.)

Main page on stock issues -- contacts, employee stock, stock records, cost basis, options, SARs, etc. http://www.hpalumni.org/stock

Fortune article summarizing breakup of Hewlett-Packard into HP Inc, Hewlett Packard Enterprise, DXC, and Micro Focus.

Stock deals were structured so that there was no taxable gain to ordinary shareholders. (Cash payouts were taxable.)  Each stockholder received cash in lieu of fractional shares.

Updated with "Where's my stock?" links for Micro Focus, DXC, HPE, Keysight, Agilent, and HP.

For each share of   [stock
  owned on         you received   [new stock
  Reference sources

Hewlett-Packard   HPQ           Where's my HP stock? [scroll down]   HPQ    

Hewlett-Packard   HPQ   2000-05-02   0.3814   share of Agilent Technologies
Where's my Agilent stock?
  A   HP FAQ   HPAA Advice

Compaq Computer   CPQ   2002-05-03   0.6325   share of Hewlett-Packard Company
Where's my HP stock? [scroll down]
  HPQ   HP FAQ   HPAA Advice

Agilent Technologies   A   2006-10-16   0.122435   share of Verigy
In 2011, Advantest bought
Verigy shares for cash -- see below.
  VRGY   Agilent FAQ   Stock Cost Basis

EDS   EDS   2008-08-26   $25   cash from Hewlett-Packard Company   -   HP FAQ   HPAA Advice

Verigy   VRGY   2011-07-04   $15   cash from Advantest (Japan)   -   Advantest PR   Verigy Options

Autonomy   AU   2011-10-03   £25.50   cash from Hewlett-Packard Company   -   HP PR   Impairment

Agilent Technologies   A   2014-10-22   0.5   share of Keysight
Where's my Keysight stock?
  KEYS   Agilent FAQ

Hewlett-Packard   HPQ   2015-10-21   1.0   share of Hewlett Packard Enterprise
Where's my HPE stock? [scroll down] 
  HPE   HP FAQ    Stock Cost Basis

Hewlett Packard Enterprise   HPE   2017-03-20   0.085904   share of DXC Technology.
Where's my DXC stock?
  DXC   Stock Cost Basis    HPAA Advice
HP PR (HPE shareholders received 50.1%)

Hewlett Packard Enterprise   HPE   2017-09-01   0.13732611   Micro Focus ADSs
(American Depositary Shares)
Where's my Micro Focus stock?
  London: MCRO
  Stock Cost Basis   HP PR   
HPAA Advice
(HPE shareholders received 50.1%)


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