Providence Service Corporation Declares Cash Dividend on Convertible Preferred Stock

STAMFORD, Conn., March 02, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Providence Service Corporation (Nasdaq:PRSC) today announced that its Board of Directors has declared a cash dividend on its 5.5%/8.5% Series A convertible preferred stock. The dividend is payable on April 3, 2017 to holders of record as of 5:00 p.m. New York City time on March 15, 2017. The dividend will be paid at a rate of 5.5% per annum, which is equal to approximately $1.35616 per share of convertible preferred stock.

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The Providence Service Corporation is a holding company which owns interests in subsidiaries and other companies that are primarily engaged in the provision of healthcare and workforce development services. For more information, please visit

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