6.Which one of the following characteristics of preferred stock would make the stock resemble a liability?
A)The preferred stock is callable.
B)The preferred stock is convertible.
C)The preferred stock has warrants attached.
D)The preferred stock is noncumulative.
E)The preferred stock is participating.
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What is the conversion (or stock) value of each of the following convertible bonds?
a. A $1,000-par-value bond that is convertible into 25 shares of common stock. The common stock is currently selling for $50 per share.
b. A $1,000-par-value bond that is convertible into 12.5 shares of common stock. The common stock is cur
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You purchased one of AAA Corp's 9%, 15- year convertible bonds at its $1000 par value a year ago when the company's common stock was selling for $25. Similar bonds without conversion feature returned 10% at the time. The bond is convertible into stock at a price of $35. The stock is now selling for $40.
Assume no dividends