Frederick County Bancorp, Inc. Announces 20% Increase In Dividend
FREDERICK, Md., June 25, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Frederick County Bancorp, Inc. (the "Company") (OTCQB Marketplace: FCBI), the parent company for Frederick County Bank ("FCB" or the "Bank"), announced today a quarterly cash dividend on its common stock of $0.06 per share, an increase of $0.01 per share or 20% over the previous cash dividend of $0.05 per share. This cash dividend is payable on August 9, 2013 to shareholders of record on July 12, 2013.
"We are pleased to announce our sixth consecutive quarterly cash dividend, reflective of FCB's successful financial performance and the Board of Directors' continued confidence in the future of the Bank," said President and CEO Martin S. Lapera. "We are also proud of both the hard work by the Bank's employees and the unwavering support of the community that have enabled FCB to continue to reward our many loyal shareholders."
Frederick County Bank has posted positive quarterly earnings continuously since 2002, its second year in operation. The Bank is headquartered in Frederick, Maryland, and conducts full service commercial banking services through five bank centers, four of which are in the City of Frederick and one office located in Walkersville, Maryland.
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