Tag Archives: S&P U.S. Preferred Index

Oct 4, 2013

Jekyll & Hyde: The U.S. Preferred Stock Market

Preferred stocks have a split personality, part equity and part bond. The bond characteristics of preferred stock has, at least for the time being, become the ‘Mr. Hyde’ of the asset class.  The high dividends that preferred stock owners enjoy can be compared to future interest payments of bonds. Like bonds, the prospect of the…

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