M.D.C. Holdings Declares Quarterly Cash Dividend And Special 8% Stock Dividend

DENVER, Jan. 29, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- M.D.C. Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: MDC) today announced that on January 28, 2019 its board of directors declared a quarterly cash dividend of thirty cents ($0.30) per share as well as a special 8% stock dividend on the Company's common stock. The cash dividend will be paid on Wednesday, February 27, 2019 to shareholders of record on Wednesday, February 13, 2019. The stock dividend will be distributed on February 28, 2019 to shareholders of record on February 14, 2019, with a brokers' cut-off date of February 21, 2019, and will be in the form of one additional share of MDC common stock for each 12.5 shares owned by shareholders on the record date. Cash will be paid in lieu of fractional shares based on the closing price of MDC's common stock on the record date.

About M.D.C. Holdings, Inc.

M.D.C. Holdings, Inc. was founded in 1972. MDC's homebuilding subsidiaries, which operate under the name Richmond American Homes, have built and financed the American Dream for more than 200,000 homebuyers since 1977.  MDC's commitment to customer satisfaction, quality and value is reflected in each home its subsidiaries build. MDC is one of the largest homebuilders in the United States. Its subsidiaries have homebuilding operations across the country, including the metropolitan areas of Denver, Colorado Springs, Salt Lake City, Las Vegas, Phoenix, Tucson, Riverside-San Bernardino, Los Angeles, San Diego, Orange County, San Francisco Bay Area, Sacramento, Washington D.C., Baltimore, Orlando, Jacksonville, South Florida, Seattle and Portland. The Company's subsidiaries also provide mortgage financing, insurance and title services, primarily for Richmond American homebuyers, through HomeAmerican Mortgage Corporation, American Home Insurance Agency, Inc. and American Home Title and Escrow Company, respectively. M.D.C. Holdings, Inc. is traded on the New York Stock Exchange under the symbol "MDC." For more information, visit


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