TAMPA, Fla., Dec. 14, 2011 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Homeowners Choice, Inc. (Nasdaq:HCII), a Florida-based insurance holding company, today announced that its board of directors has declared cash dividends of 5.833 cents per share on its Series A Cumulative Redeemable Preferred Stock ("HCIIP") for the months ending Dec. 31, 2011, and Jan. 31 and Feb. 29, 2012.
The Dec. 2011 dividend is payable Jan. 27, 2012 to shareholders of record at the close of business on Jan. 3, 2012.
The Jan. 2012 dividend is payable Feb. 27, 2012 to shareholders of record at the close of business on Feb. 2, 2012.
The Feb. 2012 dividend is payable March 27, 2011 to shareholders of record at the close of business on March 1, 2012.
Homeowners Choice, Inc. is a Florida-based insurance holding company headquartered in Tampa. Through its subsidiary corporations, Homeowners Choice provides property and casualty homeowners' insurance, condominium owners' insurance and tenants' insurance. Founded in 2006, Homeowners Choice serves approximately 125,000 policyholders throughout Florida representing approximately $235 million in annualized premiums. The company's common shares trade on the NASDAQ Global Select Market under the ticker symbol HCII and are included in the Russell Microcap Index. Its warrants trade on the same market under the ticker symbol HCIIW. It's Series A, Cumulative Redeemable Preferred shares trade on the NASDAQ Capital Market under the ticker symbol HCIIP. More information about Homeowners Choice, Inc. is available at www.hcpci.com.
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