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Stay Away From Preferred Stocks Unless You Know What You’re Doing

Stay Away From Preferred Stocks Unless You Know What You're Doing

Stay Away From Preferred Stocks Unless You Know What You’re Doing

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* In this video, we examine how to allocated dividends that have been declared between preferred and common shares of stock. We look at both cummulative and noncummulative preferred stock and discuss dividends in arrears. For more help with accounting, please visit my website http://AccountingInFocus.com.

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    • Jonathan Larco
    • July 26, 2019

    Thanks for the video. Any instruction on participating dividends? Trying to find a good explanation.

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    • Khalifa Alhammad
    • July 26, 2019

    Long overdue but
    Thank you, maam

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    • Kathlyn Larisma
    • July 26, 2019

    Thankyou so much

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    • ski34able
    • July 26, 2019

    Thank you!!!

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    • Mohammed Al Husaini
    • July 26, 2019

    thank you so much , you are great teacher !

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    • ata quraan
    • July 26, 2019

    Thank You!!!

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    • Jonathan K
    • July 26, 2019

    you da best

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    • Stephanie Cruz
    • July 26, 2019

    You are amazing! I was having a rough time getting this and you made it so clear! Thank you!!!

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    • Ivan Ivanov
    • July 26, 2019

    Thank you!

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    • Jasmine Au-Yeung
    • July 26, 2019

    Thank you so much for your video, it was so helpful!

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    • Alyssa Neudorf
    • July 26, 2019

    Thank you so much for your videos. I am taking business administration with a major in accounitng diploma through distance education and your videos have been so helpful in understanding. The textbook is not always the most helpful when trying to complete assignments. Thank you so much!

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    • Syed Jaffer Zaidi
    • July 26, 2019

    Brilliant Explanation!

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    • Grazie _
    • July 26, 2019

    when would we have to use the 100,000 shares of $1 par value common stock? Like it is not important as far as knowing how to do preferred stock and common stock dividends?

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    • h T
    • July 26, 2019

    Kohler Corporation reports the following components of stockholders' equity on December 31, 2015:
    Common stock--$10 par value, 100,000 shares authorized,
    40,000 shares issued and outstanding . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . $400,000 Paid-in capital in excess of par value, common stock . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 60,000 Retained earnings . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 270,000 Total stockholders' equity . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . $730,000

    In year 2016, the following transactions affected its stockholders' equity accounts. Jan. 1 Purchased 4,000 shares of its own stock at $20 cash per share. Jan. 5 D irectors declared a $2 per share cash dividend payable on Feb. 28 to the Feb. 5 stockholders of record. Feb. 28 Paid the dividend declared on January 5. July 6 Sold 1,500 of its treasury shares at $24 cash per share. Aug. 22 Sold 2,500 of its treasury shares at $17 cash per share. Sept. 5 Directors declared a $2 per share cash dividend payable on October 28 to the September 25 stockholders of record. Oct. 28 Paid the dividend declared on September 5. Dec. 31 Closed the $388,000 credit balance (from net income) in the Income Summary account to Retained Earnings.
    I did not understand the journal entry on Jan 5 ?

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