call price

Call price

The price, specified at issuance, at which the issuer of a bond may retire part of the bond at a specified call date.

Call Price

1. The price at which a bond may be redeemed by the issuer before maturity. The price is set at the time of the issue. Call prices are set to reduce the issuer's risk of default; that is, the issuer may have a concern that it will not be able to make all coupon payments and redemptions at maturity and may cut its losses by redeeming at the call price.

2. The price at which a company may buy out its own preferred stock. The price is set at the time the preferred stock is issued. Reasons for exercising a stock call price include a desire to reduce dividends paid to preferred stockholders and a desire to increase earnings on common stock.

call price

The price at which an issuer may, at its option, repurchase a security for redemption before the security's maturity. For bonds, the call price often declines over the life of the security until it reaches par value at maturity. Also called redemption price. See also extraordinary call, optional call, provisional call trigger price, sinking fund call.
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Off-net call price in this tariff plan is also 4 qepiks per minute.
The currently issued and outstanding 1,969,212 preferred stock will be redeemed at its call price of USD27.
The call price is also referred to as "stop loss", "trigger point", "knockout point" or "barrier" by different traders.
A new tender will be called with a call price equivalent to 80 per cent of the starting price in this tender which failed," Kremikovtzi's receiver Tsvetan Bankov told SeeNews corporate wire, but could not give a date for the next sale attempt.
In March 2009 the CRC set call price limits on the three Bulgarian mobile operator Vivacom, Globul and M-tel in terms of a commitment to gradually reduce the termination rates* of calls to a schedule set by CRC.
This means a number with a special prefix (such as 0845 for local call price NTS) costs the same for the caller, no matter where he or she is calling from.
In 1971, by contrast, Friedman was to call price controls "immoral.
We compute a weighted average call price according to a procedure proposed by Rubinstein (1985):
The firm, then, sets the option value on its bond by choosing a call price, the period of call protection (the first call date), and the bond's maturity.
NORDIC BUSINESS REPORT-23 August 2004-Vodafone Sweden launches new low call price for younger customers(C)1994-2004 M2 COMMUNICATIONS LTD http://www.