PREFERRED STOCK Definition

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PREFERRED STOCK, usually, non-voting capital stock that pays dividends at a specified rate and has preference over common stock in the payment of dividends and the liquidation of assets. A firm with a distinct sustainable competitive advantage is one that does not have preferred stock.

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IBA, among others, can mean: Individual Brokerage Account, Individually Billed Accounts, Institute of Business Appraisers, International Bar Association, or, International Business Advisors.

BOOK OF ACCOUNTS see LEDGER.

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