|9 Months Ended|
Sep. 30, 2017
|Subsequent Events [Abstract]|
These Consolidated Financial Statements include a discussion of material events, if any, that have occurred subsequent to September 30, 2017 through the issuance of these Consolidated Financial Statements.
On October 4, 2017, the Company issued an aggregate of 30,822 shares of its common stock to its independent directors as a component of their annual compensation.
On October 31, 2017, the Company declared dividends of $0.609375, $0.503125 and $0.523438 per share on the 9.750% Series B, 8.050% Series C and 8.375% Series D preferred stock, respectively, for the period beginning November 1, 2017 and ending January 31, 2018. Dividends totaling $1.4 million will be paid on January 31, 2018 to stockholders of record on January 2, 2018.
The entire disclosure for significant events or transactions that occurred after the balance sheet date through the date the financial statements were issued or the date the financial statements were available to be issued. Examples include: the sale of a capital stock issue, purchase of a business, settlement of litigation, catastrophic loss, significant foreign exchange rate changes, loans to insiders or affiliates, and transactions not in the ordinary course of business.
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