|3 Months Ended|
May 31, 2023
|STOCKHOLDERS' EQUITY||STOCKHOLDERS’ EQUITY
The number of shares of common stock issued and treasury stock, and associated share activity, are as follows:
(1)Prior to the Reclassification, we had an additional class of common stock with a material number of shares outstanding: Class B Stock. Shares of Class B Stock were convertible into shares of Class A Stock on a one-to-one basis at any time at the option of the holder. In November 2022, we completed the Reclassification at the Effective Time as contemplated by the Reclassification Agreement. Pursuant to the Reclassification, each share of Class B Stock issued and outstanding immediately prior to the Effective Time was reclassified, exchanged, and converted into one share of Class A Stock and the right to receive $64.64 in cash, without interest. The aggregate cash payment to holders of Class B Stock at the Effective Time was $1.5 billion.
(2)Net of the following shares withheld to satisfy tax withholding requirements:
In January 2021, our Board of Directors authorized the repurchase of up to $2.0 billion of our publicly traded common stock. The Board of Directors did not specify a date upon which this authorization would expire. Shares repurchased under the 2021 Authorization become treasury shares. For the three months ended May 31, 2023, we repurchased 153,937 shares of Class A Stock through open market transactions pursuant to this authorization at an aggregate cost of $35.0 million.
As of May 31, 2023, total shares repurchased under the 2021 Authorization are as follows:
The entire disclosure for shareholders' equity comprised of portions attributable to the parent entity and noncontrolling interest, including other comprehensive income. Includes, but is not limited to, balances of common stock, preferred stock, additional paid-in capital, other capital and retained earnings, accumulated balance for each classification of other comprehensive income and amount of comprehensive income.
Reference 1: http://fasb.org/us-gaap/role/ref/legacyRef