preferred dividend

Definition of "preferred dividend"
  1. A profit distribution by a corporation to the owners of its preferred shares of stock
How to use "preferred dividend" in a sentence
  1. The preferred dividend was paid to the shareholders at the end of the financial year.
  2. Due to a profitable quarter, the corporation was able to issue a large preferred dividend.
  3. He was happy to receive his preferred dividend from his investment in the corporation.

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