Quarterly report pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d)

Earnings Per Share

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Earnings Per Share
9 Months Ended
Sep. 30, 2017
Earnings Per Share [Abstract]  
Earnings Per Share, Policy
Note 2. Earnings Per Share

Basic earnings per share of the Company is computed by dividing net income by the daily weighted average number of shares of common stock outstanding for the period, excluding unvested restricted stock. Unvested restricted stock is included in common shares outstanding in the balance sheets. Diluted earnings per share is computed using the treasury stock method and includes the impact of shares of unvested restricted stock.

The following table provides a reconciliation of the number of common shares used in computing basic and diluted earnings per share:
 
 
Three Months Ended 
 
Nine Months Ended
 
 
September 30,
 
September 30,
 
 
2017
 
2016
 
2017
 
2016
Weighted average shares outstanding - basic
 
82,286,295

 
82,742,070

 
82,317,244

 
83,357,449

Dilutive effect of share-based awards
 
94,641

 
69,301

 
100,313

 
32,375

Weighted average shares outstanding - diluted
 
82,380,936

 
82,811,371


82,417,557


83,389,824