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Subject:  Re: What to do with My Savings... Date:  7/11/2010  8:02 PM
Author:  joelcorley Number:  31073 of 35576

LordXot,

You wrote, Here are some examples of what preferred stocks may do for you..................Xot


http://spreadsheets.google.com/ccc?key=0Ai6nAWjRjzKldDhXX1RQ...


You should add, Past performance is no guarantee of future results.

More importantly, proteusmp3 doesn't give us any indication as to his risk tolerance or his time horizon. If he may need the cash in the next year, the fluctuation in price of preferreds, like any long-term debt, could swamp any returns from interest or dividends. That's especially