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Preferred Stock Channel is a stock research website aimed at financial advisors and retail investors trying to maximize the opportunities in preferred stocks. The site features pages profiling each preferred stock, as well as a screener to help investors find preferred stocks. Each week Preferred Stock Channel sends a newsletter containing the week's preferred stock offerings, and highlighting the week's highest yielding preferred stocks overall and by category, including premium/discount to liquidation preference and other data points.

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Cash Dividend On The Way From Mitcham Industries Series A Cumulative Preferred Stock

On 4/12/18, Mitcham Industries Inc's 9.00% Series A Cumulative Preferred Stock will trade ex-dividend, for its quarterly dividend of $0.5625, payable on 4/30/18. As a percentage of MINDP's recent share price of $23.49, this dividend works out to approximately 2.39%, so look for shares of MINDP to trade 2.39% lower — all else being equal — when MINDP shares open for trading on 4/12/18.

Dynagas LNG Partners ' Series A Preferred Units Yield Pushes Past 8.5%

In trading on Wednesday, shares of Dynagas LNG Partners LP's 9.00% Series A Cumulative Redeemable Preferred Units were yielding above the 8.5% mark based on its quarterly dividend (annualized to $2.25), with shares changing hands as low as $26.45 on the day. This compares to an average yield of 8.40% in the "Energy" preferred stock category, according to Preferred Stock Channel.

CF's Preferred Shares, Series C, Cross 7% Yield Mark

In trading on Wednesday, shares of CF's Cumulative 5-Year Rate Reset First Preferred Shares, Series C (TSX: CF-PRC. O) were yielding above the 7% mark based on its quarterly dividend (annualized to $1.2482), with shares changing hands as low as $17.71 on the day.

Ladenburg Thalmann Financial Services' Series A Preferred Stock Shares Cross 8% Yield Mark

In trading on Tuesday, shares of Ladenburg Thalmann Financial Services Inc's 8.00% Series A Cumulative Redeemable Preferred Stock were yielding above the 8% mark based on its monthly dividend (annualized to $2.0004), with shares changing hands as low as $25.00 on the day. This compares to an average yield of 5.67% in the "Financial" preferred stock category, according to Preferred Stock Channel.

Costamare's Series B Preferred Stock Shares Cross 8% Yield Mark

In trading on Thursday, shares of Costamare Inc's 7.625% Series B Cumulative Redeemable Perpetual Preferred Stock were yielding above the 8% mark based on its quarterly dividend (annualized to $1.9063), with shares changing hands as low as $23.61 on the day. This compares to an average yield of 8.39% in the "Transportation" preferred stock category, according to Preferred Stock Channel.

Spark Energy's Series A Preferred Stock Shares Cross 9% Yield Mark

In trading on Thursday, shares of Spark Energy Inc's 8.75% Series A Fixed-to-Floating Rate Cumulative Redeemable Perpetual Preferred Stock were yielding above the 9% mark based on its quarterly dividend (annualized to $2.1875), with shares changing hands as low as $23.95 on the day. This compares to an average yield of 5.47% in the "Utilities" preferred stock category, according to Preferred Stock Channel.

Reminder: Bank of America Corp.'s 6 7/8% Capital Securities Goes Ex-Dividend Soon

On 3/28/18, Bank of America Corp.'s 6 7/8% Capital Securities will trade ex-dividend, for its quarterly dividend of $0.3875, payable on 4/30/18. As a percentage of BAC.

Maiden Holdings' Preference Shares, Series C Yield Pushes Past 10%

In trading on Tuesday, shares of Maiden Holdings Ltd's 7.125% Non-Cumulative Preference Shares, Series C were yielding above the 10% mark based on its quarterly dividend (annualized to $1.7813), with shares changing hands as low as $17.75 on the day. This compares to an average yield of 5.63% in the "Financial" preferred stock category, according to Preferred Stock Channel.

Ramco-Gershenson Properties Trust's Series D Preferred Shares Crosses Above 7% Yield Territory

In trading on Monday, shares of Ramco-Gershenson Properties Trust's 7.25% Series D Cumulative Convertible Perpetual Preferred Shares were yielding above the 7% mark based on its quarterly dividend (annualized to $3.625), with shares changing hands as low as $50.40 on the day. This compares to an average yield of 6.93% in the "Real Estate" preferred stock category, according to Preferred Stock Channel.

Cincinnati Bell's Preferred Stock Shares Cross 7% Yield Mark

In trading on Wednesday, shares of Cincinnati Bell Inc's 6 3/4% Cumulative Convertible Preferred Stock were yielding above the 7% mark based on its quarterly dividend (annualized to $3.375), with shares changing hands as low as $48.15 on the day. As of last close, CBB.