Floating-rate preferred

Preferred stock paying dividends that vary with short-term interest rates. The New York Times Financial Glossary

Financial and business terms. 2012.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • floating-rate preferred — preferred stock paying dividends that vary with short term interest rates. Bloomberg Financial Dictionary …   Financial and business terms

  • Auction rate preferred stock (ARPS) — Floating rate preferred stock, the dividend on which is adjusted every seven weeks through a Dutch auction. The New York Times Financial Glossary …   Financial and business terms

  • auction rate preferred stock — ( ARPS) floating rate preferred stock, whose dividend is adjusted every seven weeks through a Dutch auction. Bloomberg Financial Dictionary …   Financial and business terms

  • Preferred stock — Financial markets Public market Exchange Securities Bond market Fixed income Corporate bond Government bond Municipal bond …   Wikipedia

  • auction market preferred stock — AMPS A US floating rate preferred stock whose dividend is set by Dutch auction …   Big dictionary of business and management

  • Fixed-For-Floating Swap — An advantageous arrangement between two parties (counterparties), in which one party pays a fixed rate, while the other pays a floating rate. To understand how each party would benefit from this type of arrangement, consider a situation where… …   Investment dictionary

  • Convertible Adjustable Preferred Stock - CAPS — A preferred, floating rate issue, whose interest rate is tied to Treasury security rates. They can be exchanged for common stock or cash after the next period s dividend rates are announced. The shares received upon conversion are equal in market …   Investment dictionary

  • Auction rate security — An auction rate security (ARS) typically refers to a debt instrument (corporate or municipal bonds) with a long term nominal maturity for which the interest rate is regularly reset through a dutch auction. It could also refer to a preferred stock …   Wikipedia

  • Dividend rate — The fixed or floating rate paid on preferred stock based on par value. The New York Times Financial Glossary * * * dividend rate UK US noun [C] ► FINANCE a dividend expressed as a percentage of the share price: »These new shares will pay an… …   Financial and business terms

  • dividend rate — The fixed or floating rate paid on preferred stock based on par value. Bloomberg Financial Dictionary * * * dividend rate UK US noun [C] ► FINANCE a dividend expressed as a percentage of the share price: »These new shares will pay an improved… …   Financial and business terms

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”

We are using cookies for the best presentation of our site. Continuing to use this site, you agree with this.