Navigators Announces Second Quarter 2017 Dividend

STAMFORD, Conn., May 25, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Navigators Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:NAVG) announced today that its Board of Directors declared a cash dividend of $0.06 per share of common stock for the second quarter of 2017, reflecting a one and one-half cent increase over the previous quarter’s dividend. The dividend will be payable on June 30, 2017 to the Company's stockholders of record at the close of business on June 9, 2017.

About Navigators
The Navigators Group, Inc. is an international specialty insurance holding company with operations in the United States, the United Kingdom, Continental Europe and Asia.

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