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Subject:  Re: Income Investing: 5.5% goal possible? Date:  6/22/2011  11:36 AM
Author:  LONGREITS Number:  32968 of 36327

If inflation is the killer problem, I would be very critical of preferreds. With a 7% coupon purchased at par and 5% inflation, you're not doing too well.
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