Percentage premium

Percentage premium

Applies mainly to convertible securities. Premium over parity of a convertible bond divided by parity.

Percentage Premium

The amount the price of a convertible bond exceeds its parity, expressed as a percentage. Convertible bonds may be traded like most bonds, and fluctuate in price like all securities. When its market value equals the value of the underlying common stock, the bond is said to have parity. When a convertible bond trades at a premium, this means that it is more expensive than the current value of the underlying. A convertible bond may trade at a premium if the issuer has a good credit rating and/or if investors believe that the price of the common stock will rise again.
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In addition, residents were interested in raising the minimum wage, taking into account the calculation of the district coefficient and the percentage premium.
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CDC Corp proposed to acquire stock at a double-digit percentage premium to Onyx's average trading price, the company claims.
Table 3 presents the Spearman two-tailed correlation coefficients between the percentage premium paid and the industrial associations for each of the 16 pairs of industrial lines.
Figure 2 indicates the average percentage premium respondents said they would be willing to pay for a range of certified wood products.
I employed the daily percentage premium series, daily market capitalization series, daily liquidity series (two measures), and daily volatility series.
This reduction in crystalline silicon prices also had the effect of eroding their percentage premium to thin film factory gate pricing.
The level of wages can not be lower than the minimum wage established by the federal law, to which the district coefficient and the percentage premium for length of service in the Far North are charged.
This capital base was, however, affected by the financial strain of double-digit percentage premium growth in 1998 and 1999, combined with unsatisfactory overall operating performance.
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