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    What is preferred stock? Why is preferred stock considered a hybrid security? When should a company fund with preferred stock instead of common stock or debt? Why?

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    What is preferred stock?

    It is a type of Capital stock which provides a specific dividend that is paid before any dividends are paid to common stock holders, and which takes precedence over common stock in the event of a liquidation. Like common stock, preferred stocks represent partial ownership in a company, although preferred stock shareholders do not enjoy any of the voting rights of common stockholders. Also unlike common stock, a preferred stock pays a fixed dividend that does not fluctuate, although the company ...

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