Pref. Stock Question

Issuing common is considered a negative signal, and issuing bonds can be seen as a positive of signal. What signal does issuing preferred stock give?

consider it as a debt hence positive

preferred stock has all of chareacteristic of debt, but is called equity. So when in doubt on these kind of questions, consider it the same as debt. These questions are subjective however. BAC issuing preferred stock to the govt is not necessarily a positive…