Preferred Stocks By Issuer – Swap Possibilities

Some investors like to see preferred stocks by issuer.  All individual issues have been removed from this list – only companies with multiple issues are listed.We have purposely separated with a dark blue frame each company–just for ease of reading.The intent of this arrangement of the various issues is that one can easily compare the various company options—i.e. Zions Bancorporation has 4 issues outstanding–which is the best to buy today?From this page you can start your research on Preferred Stocks. With current prices and yields you should be able to select a few that appear to meet your yield requirements and risk profile.

How do You Buy Preferred Stocks?You buy Preferreds just like you would any stock.  Put in an order in your brokerage account and wait.  The prime difference with preferred stocks is most trade very ‘thin’ (little volume) so you should always use ‘limit’ orders or you may pay way more than is necessary for your shares.