The common stock of colette’s closet has historically had a low dividend yield that is expected to continue. as a result, the majority of its shareholders are individuals who prefer capital gains over cash dividends for tax reasons. the fact that most of these shareholders have similar characteristics is referred to by which one of the following terms?
Clientele effect explains the movement in a company's stock price according to the demands and goals of its investors. These investor demands come in reaction to a tax, dividend or other policy change which affects the shares.