SAN JUAN CAPISTRANO, Calif., Feb. 14, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Capital Bank (OTCQB:CBJC) announced results of operations for the year ended December 31, 2016, which reflect continued strength in profitability fueled by solid, high quality loan growth. Net income for 2016 totaled $3.2 million, representing $1.62 per diluted share, a 1.14% Return on Average Assets, and an 11.93% Return on Equity. Robust growth in high quality loans contributed materially to the strength in earnings. At yearend, total loans were nearly $234 million, reflecting year-over-year growth of over $37 million or 19%. Total assets grew $19 million or 7% year-over-year, standing at $306 million at yearend, and total deposits increased over $38 million or 16% ending the year at $273 million.
J.M. "Mike" Justice Jr., President & Chief Executive Officer remarked, "I am very pleased with the bank's continued success. The yearend results reflect the extraordinary dedication and professionalism of the entire Capital Bank team. We continue to grow our base of loyal customers in San Diego and Orange counties, as well as the surrounding areas, by providing exceptional customer service through customized technology solutions. At the same time, we continue to hold true to our conservative underwriting standards as evidenced by our exceptional asset quality. We look forward to continuing to partner with our customers to help them successfully achieve their goals, while at the same time providing a commendable return to our shareholders."
Capital Bank is dedicated to being known as the Premier Business and Professional Bank in the markets we serve by providing innovative financial solutions tailored to the needs of our customers while exceeding expectations and producing superior shareholder value that become solutions recognized for… "Banking Outside the Box".
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