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preference share

a special type of share in a company, which has the characteristic that it confers an entitlement to a specified percentage rate of dividend that is payable in priority to the claims of ordinary shareholders. A company's share capital maybe split between ordinary shares and preference shares. Ordinary shareholders are entitled to the remaining profits that have been appropriated for the payment of dividends.
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-A dividend of USD 365.625 per share on BB&T's Series D Non-Cumulative Perpetual Preferred Stock (NYSE: BBT PrD)
That's because preferred stock could well be the fixed-income answer you've been looking for.
has the only developed market for preferred stocks, and traditionally, utilities were the largest issuers.
First Republic Bank (NYSE: FRC), a private bank and wealth management company, has announced that it has declared cash dividends on the following outstanding series of its perpetual preferred stock, the company said.
Board of directors of Annaly Capital Management (NYSE: NLY) has declared a USD 0.476563 per share cash dividend on its Series C Preferred stock, the company said.
State Street Corporation (NYSE:STT) has announced a quarterly cash dividend on certain outstanding series of non-cumulative perpetual preferred stock, the company said.
M2 EQUITYBITES-July 24, 2017-State Street declares quarterly dividend on its non-cumulative perpetual preferred stocks
The Goldman Sachs Group Inc (NYSE: GS) has said that it has declared dividends on the different series of its non-cumulative preferred stocks.
BANKING AND CREDIT NEWS-June 6, 2016-First Republic Bank declares Q2 2016 dividends on 7 series of preferred stocks
M2 EQUITYBITES-June 6, 2016-First Republic Bank declares Q2 2016 dividends on 7 series of preferred stocks
Morgan Stanley (NYSE: MS) said it has declared a dividend on each of the following preferred stocks:
"In the good old days, bonds were debt and preferred stock was equity," he reminisces.