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EPS preferred dividends: Original post by Bryan Keythman of Demand Media The amount of a company’s earnings per share (EPS) is the amount of net income, or profit, it generates per share of common stock in an accounting period. The amount of preferred dividends is the portion of net income a company pays to preferred stockholders, who have a priority over common stockholders for receiving dividends. You must…

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