GALLIPOLIS, Ohio, April 20, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- On April 19, 2016, Ohio Valley Banc Corp. (Nasdaq: OVBC) Board of Directors declared a cash dividend of $0.21 per common share payable on May 10, 2016, to shareholders of record on April 29, 2016. This is the 26th consecutive quarter in which a $0.21 per common share regular dividend has been paid by OVBC to its shareholders.
"The commitment to our 'Community First' mission has never been stronger. The last twelve months have seen our bankers work over 2,500 hours on community projects that will enrich the lives of the people we serve. In addition your company invested nearly $380 thousand in local donations to worthwhile projects and initiatives with 2016 promising more of the same. We continue our efforts to find new, innovative ways to make banking easier including enhancements to OVB Bill Pay and new features to Mobile Banking to be unveiled later this year. We also look forward to the Annual Shareholders Meeting on May 11th. The opportunity to meet and speak with shareholders is always a welcome one," said OVBC President and CEO Tom Wiseman.
Ohio Valley Banc Corp. is based in Gallipolis, Ohio. The primary subsidiaries of the company are: Ohio Valley Bank and Loan Central. Ohio Valley Bank is an FDIC-insured, state member bank of the Federal Reserve operating 14 offices in Ohio and West Virginia including a newly opened Loan Office in Athens, Ohio. Loan Central, specializing in tax preparation and loans, is a finance company with seven offices in southern Ohio. Ohio Valley Banc Corp. stock is traded on The NASDAQ Global Market under the symbol OVBC. The company's Website is www.ovbc.com.
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SOURCE Ohio Valley Banc Corp.