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Torch Industries can issue perpetual preferred stock at a price of $62.00 a share. The stock would pay a constant annual dividend of $5.00 a share. What is the
company's cost of preferred stock, rp? Round your answer to two decimal places.
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Torch Industries can issue perpetual preferred stock at a price of $62.00 a share. The stock would pay a constant annual dividend of $5.00 a share. What is the company's cost of preferred stock, rp? Round your answer to two decimal places. %

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