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Unformatted text preview: years. The anticipated income is $300,000 in 20X1, $0 in 20X2, $900,000 in 20X3, and $1,800,000 in 20X4. Prepare a table showing how much in dividends would be paid to common shareholders if the preferred stock is issued as cumulative versus noncumulative. To maximize the anticipated return to common over the next 4 years, should the board conclude to issue the preferred stock as cumulative or noncumulative? If the anticipated income pattern were different, could a different conclusion be reached?...
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