preferred dividend

preferred dividend

n. a payment of a corporation's profits to holders of preferred shares of stock. (See: preferred stock)

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The Series B preferred dividend will be paid on October 15, 2019 to shareholders of record as of October 1, 2019.
The Series C Preferred dividend is payable on October 31, 2018 to Series C Preferred stockholders of record as of September 28, 2018.
Frontier Communications Corporation (NASDAQ:FTR) announced that its board of directors has declared a regular and final quarterly dividend on Frontier's 11.125% Mandatory Convertible Preferred Stock, Series A (the "Preferred Stock"), of USD 2.78125 per share (the "Preferred Dividend"), the company said.
The Series B Preferred dividend is payable on April 16, 2018 to Series B Preferred stockholders of record as of March 30, 2018.
The Series B preferred dividend will be paid on April 16, 2018 to shareholders of record as of March 29, 2018.
Stockholders of record at the close of business as of 6 February 2015 will receive the preferred dividend on 2 March 2015.
The preferred dividend will be paid to shareholders of record as of 5 January 2012 on 16 January 2012.
The preferred dividend will be paid to shareholders of record as of 7 November 2011 on 15 November 2011.
Travel Business Review-July 1, 2011--FelCor Lodging Trust Announces Quarterly Preferred Dividend Distribution(C)2011] ENPublishing - http://www.enpublishing.co.uk
Perhaps even more important than pressure by common shareholders is the generally "cumulative" nature of preferred dividend payments.
Corporate shareholders historically have preferred dividend treatment because of the availability of the corporate dividends-received deduction (DRD).
US investment bank Goldman Sachs Group Inc (NYSE: GS) has reported that its net profit for the first quarter has declined by 21 percent to USD2.74bn, down from USD3.46bn a year earlier, after accounting for a preferred dividend.

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