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preferred

(Favored), adjective adopted, approved, choice, chosen, decided upon, elected, endorsed, espeeially liked, fancied, favorite, handpicked, liked, picked out, preferable, preferential, selected, set apart, settled upon, singled out, special, taken

preferred

(Given priority), adjective first, given preffrence, having priority, having seniority, placed in advance, preceding, prior
Associated concepts: preferred stock, voidable preference
See also: popular, preferable, preferential, select, superior
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Students' perceptions of the actual learning environment (as opposed to their preferred environment) resulted in a higher scale mean in the hybrid course (m=4.
During a Department of Finance--Tax Executives Institute (TEI) Liaison Meeting, the merits of eliminating the Term Preferred Share (TPS) and related rules (such as the guaranteed preference and collateral preference rules) from the Income Tax Act (the "Act") were discussed.
involving securities similar to trust-preferred securities (referred to as monthly income preferred securities (MIPS)).
For one, preferred stockholders don't enjoy the voting rights that common shareholders do.
Here we address certain earnings-per-share questions related to convertible preferred stock held by an ESOP.
BAC Capital Trust XIII has issued $700 million of floating rate Preferred HITS, which will pay an initial quarterly coupon of LIBOR + 40 basis points.
In order to eliminate tax deferral on receipt of certain preferred stock received in connection with specified corporate transactions, the Taxpayer Relief Act of 1997 amended a number of provisions of the Internal Revenue Code.
The lack of past cash flow growth has not adequately supported RCCC's capital structure, currently evidenced by leverage (debt and preferred securities / EBITDA) of 9.
NYSE: GLN), today announced that it has commenced a solicitation of consents to approve the reclassification of its 12 percent Noncumulative Perpetual Preferred Stock, Series B and Series C into a new class of preferred stock designated Noncumulative Convertible Preferred Stock, Series D.
The executive committee of the board of directors of Kansas City Southern (KCS) (NYSE:KSU) today announced the declaration of dividends on three classes of preferred stock as detailed below.
has assigned a debt rating of "bbb" to the $350 million of non-cumulative perpetual preferred securities (issuer preferred securities) issued by Stoneheath Re's (issuer), a Cayman Islands exempted company.
com), Fitch has assigned the preferred stock to class E and will allocate 100% of the principal to adjusted equity and 0% to adjusted debt in evaluating the financial leverage of APC.