SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549
Pursuant to Section 13 or 15 (d)
of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934
June 13, 2016
Date of report (Date of earliest event reported)
Universal Insurance Holdings, Inc.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
(State or other jurisdiction of
incorporation or organization)
1110 W. Commercial Blvd., Fort Lauderdale, Florida 33309
(Address of Principal Executive Offices)
Registrants telephone number, including area code: (954) 958-1200
Check the appropriate box below if the Form 8-K filing is intended to simultaneously satisfy the filing obligation of the registrant under any of the following provisions (see General Instruction A.2. below):
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|ITEM 8.01||Other Events.|
On June 13, 2016, Universal Insurance Holdings, Inc. (Company) announced that its Board of Directors authorized the repurchase of up to $20,000,000 of the Companys outstanding common stock in the open market through December 31, 2017.
The related press release is attached to this report as Exhibit 99.1 and is incorporated herein by reference.
|ITEM 9.01||Financial Statements and Exhibits.|
|99.1||Press release dated June 13, 2016|
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Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.
|Date: June 13, 2016||UNIVERSAL INSURANCE HOLDINGS, INC.|
|Sean P. Downes|
|Chief Executive Officer|
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