WYALUSING, Pa., May 25, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Anthony J. Gabello, President and Chief Executive Officer of Peoples LTD (OTC: PPLL), has announced that the Board of Directors has declared a second quarter cash dividend in the amount of $0.48 per share payable on June 30, 2017. The cash dividend represents a 9.5% increase over the cash dividend paid in the second quarter 2016 of $0.44 as adjusted for the 2016 year-end 5% stock dividend.
The declaration of dividend, made at the regular meeting of the Board of Directors on May 24, 2017, is payable to shareholders of record June 16, 2017.
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Peoples LTD is the holding company for PS Bank. PS Bank is an independent community bank established in 1914 with branch locations throughout Bradford, Sullivan, Wyoming, and Lackawanna counties. Book value for stock of Peoples LTD was $49.37 per share as of March 31, 2017 and is traded in the Over-the-Counter market under the symbol PPLL. Learn more about PS Bank at www.PSBanking.com.
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