I'd like to hear the impact expected from the new offering. - Good- Bad- Indifferent? what do you think ? will lower debt help? Better to have preferred stock vs common? - IMpact on upcoming earnings /ability to cover /improve dividend? - what do u thinK??
It would be "bad". It dilutes shares, making EPS go down, making it look like the company is making less per share. It is more beneficial when companies buy back company shares, which makes the EPS go up.