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Which Fairfax Financial Preferred Should I Buy

This compare tool helps you determine Which Fairfax Financial Preferred you Should Buy. In this section we provide additional information to help you make the right decision. This information includes

  1. A number of what if scenarios for the 5 year resets. The scenarios are based on the various yields of the G.O.C. 5 year bond.
  2. A line graph chart with the historical yields of all preferreds issued.
  3. Links to the prospectus of each preferred.


 
 

Reset Scenarios Based on Various G.O.C. 5 Year Bond Yield Rates

The following table presents 6 scenarios, of the issues resetting based on different 5 Year Bond rates. Each scenario consists of 3 columns and grouped by color. The rates assumed for the reset are as follows:
  • Scenario 1: 5YR GOC Rate is set at 0.025%
  • Scenario 2: 5YR GOC Rate is set at 0.75%
  • Scenario 3: 5YR GOC Rate is set at 1.25%
  • Scenario 4: 5YR GOC Rate is set at 1.75%
  • Scenario 5: 5YR GOC Rate is set at 2.25%
  • Scenario 6: 5YR GOC Rate is set at 2.75%

Note: Only the first 3 "What if scenarios" of the total 6 are available on the Free Site. All 6 scenarios can be viewed in the premium site


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Rank Preferreds - Compare Reset Scenarios

Last Updated: Market Data Sep-20 20:21, Model Metrics Sep-20 20:52
Credit RatingSymbolReset Date Y/M/DCurrent (Yield Dividend)
5Yr @ 0.025%. Reset (Yield Dividend)Scenario: 1 yield and dividend based on GOC 5yr Rate of 5Yr @ 0.025%.
5Yr @ 0.025%. Blended (Yield Dividend)5Yr @ 0.025%. Rate Change (percent | to value )
5Yr @ 0.75%. Reset (Yield Dividend)Scenario: 2 yield and dividend based on GOC 5yr Rate of 5Yr @ 0.75%.
5Yr @ 0.75%. Blended (Yield Dividend)5Yr @ 0.75%. Rate Change (percent | to value )
5Yr @ 1.25%. Reset (Yield Dividend)Scenario: 3 yield and dividend based on GOC 5yr Rate of 5Yr @ 1.25%.
5Yr @ 1.25%. Blended (Yield Dividend)5Yr @ 1.25%. Rate Change (percent | to value )
Pfd3HFFH-E FFH.PR.E CA3039018880 2025MAR3104.72% $0.79563.24% $0.5404.27% $0.72047% 3.24%4.32% $0.7204.60% $0.77048% 4.32%5.06% $0.8504.82% $0.81048% 5.06%
Pfd3HFFH-K FFH.PR.K CA3039018211 2022MAR3104.99% $1.16003.80% $0.8803.92% $0.91007% 3.80%4.58% $1.0704.64% $1.07007% 4.58%5.12% $1.1905.10% $1.18007% 5.12%
Pfd3HFFH-I FFH.PR.I CA3039018476 2025DEC3104.32% $0.83183.73% $0.7104.22% $0.81029% 3.73%4.67% $0.9 04.36% $0.84029% 4.67%5.32% $1.0304.47% $0.86029% 5.32%
Pfd3HFFH-C FFH.PR.C CA3039015084 2024DEC3105.14% $1.17733.46% $0.7904.55% $1.04008% 3.46%4.26% $0.9704.82% $1.10009% 4.26%4.80% $1.1 05.02% $1.15009% 4.80%
Pfd3HFFH-G FFH.PR.G CA3039018625 2025SEP3004.14% $0.74053.61% $0.6404.03% $0.72039% 3.61%4.62% $0.8204.23% $0.75039% 4.62%5.32% $0.9504.37% $0.78039% 5.32%
Pfd3HFFH-M FFH.PR.M CA3039017973 2025MAR3104.92% $1.25043.85% $0.9704.59% $1.16-1% 3.85%4.56% $1.1604.81% $1.22-1% 4.56%5.06% $1.2904.96% $1.26-1% 5.06%




Current yields over time

The graph below shows the current yield of each Fairfax Financial Holdings Ltd preferred share, over time. Place the mouse cursor over the graph to reveal data like (date, ticker and current Yield).
When viewing the graph below keep in mind the following
  1. The yield has an inverse relationshlp to the share price. As the share price rises towards face value the yield gets lower.
  2. For 5 year resets, at reset time the yield usually makes a substantial move up or down when the reset takes effect.

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Additional Information

Continue to Which Fairfax should I Buy – Page 1 of 3 where you can find:

  1. Fairfax Brief Overview
  2. Latest Fairfax Credit Ratings
  3. Fairfax Common Share Metrics
  4. Overall Preferred Share Metrics across all Fairfax preferreds

Additional Information

Continue to Fairfax Preferreds Consolidated Short Position Report page 3 of 3 where you can find

  1. Consolidated Short Position Reports for each Fairfax Preferred