preferred shares

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Noun1.preferred shares - stock whose holders are guaranteed priority in the payment of dividends but whose holders have no voting rights
stock - the capital raised by a corporation through the issue of shares entitling holders to an ownership interest (equity); "he owns a controlling share of the company's stock"
cumulative preferred, cumulative preferred stock - preferred stock whose dividends if omitted accumulate until paid out
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M2 EQUITYBITES-July 8, 2019-Emera's board authorises quarterly dividends on its common and first preferred shares
Global Banking News-July 8, 2019-Emera's board authorises quarterly dividends on its common and first preferred shares
has completed a P20-billion fund-raising from a warmly received follow-on public offering of perpetual preferred shares.
EuroDry announce that it agreed to redeem approximately $4.3M of its Series B Preferred Shares with a simultaneous reduction of the dividend rate for the remaining outstanding shares.
USD 0.112813 per share on paid-up Class B Preferred Shares Series 25;
Petron sets dividend rate for P20 B preferred shares !-- -- Danessa Rivera (The Philippine Star) - June 2, 2019 - 12:00am MANILA, Philippines Petron Corp., the country's largest oil refiner, has finalized the dividend rate for its P20 billion worth of preferred shares to be issued this month.
Voya's offering of fixed rate non-cumulative preferred shares is the company's first of this security type.
Manulife Financial Corporation (Manulife) announced the applicable dividend rates for its Non-cumulative Rate Reset Class 1 Shares Series 13 (the Series 13 Preferred Shares) and Non-cumulative Floating Rate Class 1 Shares Series 14 (the Series 14 Preferred Shares").
The Securities and Exchange Corporation (SEC) has approved the planned offering of Now Corporation of convertible preferred shares with detachable warrants to raise up to P1 billion.
(B3: AZUL4), (NYSE:AZUL) has announced the closing of its previously announced follow-on offering by its selling shareholders of 40,630,186 of Azul's preferred shares in a global offering, consisting of an international offering and a Brazilian offering, the company said.
(TSX: BCE) (NYSE: BCE) said that 2,254,079 of its 25,000,000 fixed-rate Cumulative Redeemable First Preferred Shares, Series AK (Series AK Preferred Shares) have been tendered for conversion on December 31, 2016, on a one-for-one basis, into floating-rate Cumulative Redeemable First Preferred Shares, Series AL (Series AL Preferred Shares).

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