Callon Petroleum's Series A Preferred Stock Crosses Above 14% Yield Territory

In trading on Thursday, shares of Callon Petroleum Co.'s 10.0% Series A Cumulative Preferred Stock (CPE.PRA) were yielding above the 14% mark based on its quarterly dividend (annualized to $5.00), with shares changing hands as low as $35.04 on the day. This compares to an average yield of 14.88% in the "Oil & Gas Exploration & Production" preferred stock category, according to Preferred Stock Channel. As of last close, CPE.PRA was trading at a 28.48% discount to its liquidation preference amount, versus the average discount of 32.71% in the "Oil & Gas Exploration & Production" category.

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The chart below shows the one year performance of CPE.PRA shares, versus CPE:

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Below is a dividend history chart for CPE.PRA, showing historical dividend payments on Callon Petroleum Co.'s 10.0% Series A Cumulative Preferred Stock:

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In Thursday trading, Callon Petroleum Co.'s 10.0% Series A Cumulative Preferred Stock ( CPE.PRA) is currently up about 9.4% on the day, while the common shares ( CPE) are up about 3.6%.

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