|12 Months Ended|
Dec. 31, 2017
|Subsequent Events [Abstract]|
These financial statements include a discussion of material events which have occurred subsequent to December 31, 2017 through the issuance of these Consolidated Financial Statements.
On March 6, 2018, 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 February 1, 2018 and ending April 30, 2018. Dividends totaling $1.4 million will be paid on April 30, 2018 to shareholders of record on April 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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