Select list of low-cost preferred stock funds and ETFs.
Flaherty & Crumrine Preferred S CEF (FFC) - Closed-end fund.
iShares preferred stock index ETF fund (PFF). Emulates the S&P U.S. Preferred Stock Index. 0.48% expense ratio.
Preferred securities ex-financial (PFXF). The ETF invests in convertible or exchangeable and non-convertible preferred securities listed on U.S. exchanges, including securities that, in Wells Fargo & Company's judgment, are functionally equivalent to preferred securities including, but not limited to, convertible securities, depositary preferred securities and perpetual subordinated debt. Looks like it invests in no financial securities.
Powershares preferred stock index ETF fund (PGX). Emulates the Merrill Lynch Fixed Rate Preferred Securities index. 0.50% expense ratio.
Powershares financial preferred stock index ETF fund (PGF). Emulates the Wachovia Hybrid & Preferred Securities Financial Index. 0.70% expense ratio.
Preferred Stock ETF (PSK) - About 75% financial preferreds. 0.45% expense ratio.
Superincome Preferred ETF (SPFF) - 50 highest yielding preferreds in US and Canada. 0.58% expense ratio
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