SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549
PURSUANT TO SECTION 13 OR 15(d)
OF THE SECURITIES EXCHANGE ACT OF 1934
November 16, 2017
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
1110 W. Commercial Blvd.,
Fort Lauderdale, Florida
|(Address of principal executive offices)||(Zip Code)|
(Registrants telephone number, including area code)
(Former name or former address, if changed since last report)
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|ITEM 7.01||Regulation FD Disclosure|
On November 16, 2017, Universal Insurance Holdings, Inc. (Company) announced that its Board of Directors declared a cash dividend on the Companys common stock of $0.27 per share, payable on December 4, 2017 to shareholders of record on November 27, 2017. The announcement, a copy of which is attached hereto as Exhibit 99.1, is incorporated herein by reference.
|ITEM 9.01||Financial Statements and Exhibits|
|99.1||Press Release dated November 16, 2017|
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.
|UNIVERSAL INSURANCE HOLDINGS, INC.|
|Date: November 16, 2017||By:|
|Name:||Sean P. Downes|
|Title:||Chief Executive Officer|