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Definition of

callable preferred stock

Stockholding & Investments

type of preferred stock that firm may buy back a type of preferred stock that a company has the right to buy back at a specific date and for a specific price.

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Definitions of ’callable preferred stock’ and meaning of ’callable preferred stock’ are from the book publication, QFINANCE – The Ultimate Resource, © 2009 Bloomsbury Information Ltd. Find definitions for ’callable preferred stock’ and other financial terms with our online QFINANCE Financial Dictionary.

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