Share nominal value

When is bonds, is your theoretical value, which coincides with the value to the one which amortize (that is, the amount that receive the investor at maturity, unless in the issuance have established special conditions of reimbursement). The bonds negotiate in percentage of the face value, so the buyer just pay that proportion more the accrued interests of the coupon (accrued interest), if applicable. In the case of the stock, the face value is the result of divide the capital stock of the company among the number of shares.