Winans' Preferred Stock Index has Been Added to Thomson Reuters' MetaStock® Charting Software

May 04, 2012 (03:05 PM EDT)

NOVATO, Calif., May 4, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- The Winans International Preferred Stock Index™ (symbol: WIPSI) is featured in Metastock's latest product, Winans Preferred Stock Studies.

Preferred stocks have historically been one of the best performing investments and have grown increasingly popular with investors due to their attractive dividend yields and strong price appreciation in recent years.

The WIPSI is the only major index that tracks the price, yield and volume of preferred stocks as far back as 1900.

"As a long-time user of MetaStock, it is an honor to have the Winans International Preferred Stock Index (WIPSI) added to MetaStock's platform. This new feature will be a game-changer for traders and investors alike," says Ken Winans, President & Founder of Winans Investments.

Equis (a subsidiary of Thompson Reuters) develops and markets the award-winning MetaStock range of products, which are the premier brand in the charting and technical analysis arena. The MetaStock product suite targeted toward the individual investor includes both real-time and end of day variants of the software along with data subscriptions, add-ons and third party products. Products can be purchased at

More information on the Winans Investments Capital Management & Research or the Winans International Preferred Stock Index can be found at More information on Ken Winans is available at www.kenwinans.comKen Winans' award-winning book, Preferred Stocks – The Art of Profitable Income Investing, is available on

SOURCE Winans Investments Capital Management & Research