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Aug 28, 2014, 17:20 ET

Valley Commerce Bancorp Announces Cash Dividend For Third Quarter 2014

The Board of Valley Commerce Bancorp announced a cash dividend of eight cents per share payable to common shareholders of record on September 5,...

Aug 28, 2014, 15:50 ET

Unity Bancorp Announces Completion of $6.3 Million Rights Offering; Offering Oversubscribed

 Unity Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ: UNTY), parent company of Unity Bank, announced today that it had successfully completed the sale of 760,713...

Aug 28, 2014, 15:00 ET

Unity Bancorp Declares Cash Dividend

 Unity Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ: UNTY), parent company of Unity Bank, announced that its Board of Directors has declared a cash dividend of $0.03...

Aug 28, 2014, 08:30 ET

Premier Financial Bancorp, Inc. Announces $0.12 Third Quarter Dividend

 PREMIER FINANCIAL BANCORP, INC. (PREMIER), HUNTINGTON, WEST VIRGINIA (NASDAQ/GMS-PFBI) a $1.3 billion community bank holding company with two...

Aug 27, 2014, 17:00 ET
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First Bancorp Announces Consolidation of Ten Branches

First Bancorp (FBNC), the parent company of First Bank, announced today the closure and consolidation of ten of its branches across North...

Aug 27, 2014, 08:30 ET

Premier Financial Bancorp, Inc. Announces $7.0 Million Redemption Of Series A Preferred Stock

PREMIER FINANCIAL BANCORP, INC. (PREMIER), (NASDAQ/GMS-PFBI) a $1.3 billion community bank holding company with two bank subsidiaries announced...

Aug 25, 2014, 10:19 ET

Community Investors Bancorp, Inc. Reports Net Earnings For The Year and Three Months Ended June 30, 2014

 Community Investors Bancorp, Inc. (Pink Sheets: CIBN), parent company of First Federal Community Bank of Bucyrus, reported net earnings...

Aug 22, 2014, 16:37 ET

Peoples Bancorp Completes Acquisition Of Ohio Heritage Bancorp, Inc.

Peoples Bancorp Inc. ("Company") (NASDAQ: PEBO), parent company of Peoples Bank, National Association ("Peoples Bank"; collectively with the...

Aug 22, 2014, 13:30 ET
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Cathay General Bancorp Declares Dividend Of $0.07 Per Share

 Cathay General Bancorp (NASDAQ: CATY) announced today that on August 21, 2014, its Board of Directors declared a cash dividend of seven cents...

Aug 21, 2014, 16:44 ET

First Financial Bancorp Completes Acquisition of The Guernsey Bank

First Financial Bancorp (Nasdaq: FFBC) announces that it has officially closed its acquisition of The Guernsey Bank. "We're excited about this...

Aug 21, 2014, 11:00 ET

United Bancorp, Inc. Declares its Third Quarter Regular Cash Dividend Payment at $0.08 per Share

 On August 20, 2014, the Board of Directors of United Bancorp, Inc. (UBCP) declared the third quarter dividend payment of $0.08 per share for...

Aug 20, 2014, 13:04 ET

Valley National Bancorp Sets Record And Payment Date For Common Stock Cash Dividend

Valley National Bancorp (NYSE:VLY)("Valley"), the holding company for Valley National Bank, announced today that a common stock cash dividend of...

Aug 15, 2014, 15:08 ET

Gouverneur Bancorp, Inc. Announces Semi-Annual Dividend

 Charles C. Van Vleet, President and Chief Executive Officer of Gouverneur Bancorp, Inc. (OTCQB: GOVB) ("Bancorp" or the "Company") and its...

Aug 14, 2014, 16:43 ET
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Cascade Bancorp Reports Second Quarter 2014 Financial Results

 Cascade Bancorp, (NASDAQ: CACB) ("Company" or "Cascade") the holding company for Bank of the Cascades ("Bank"), today announced its financial...

Aug 14, 2014, 16:05 ET

Sun Bancorp, Inc. Announces $20 Million Equity Raise

Sun Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ: SNBC) (the "Company") today announced that it has entered into purchase agreements to raise approximately $20 million in...

Aug 12, 2014, 15:15 ET

First West Virginia Bancorp, Inc. Announces Cash Dividend

Interim President and Chief Executive Officer, William G. Petroplus, announced that the Board of Directors of First West Virginia Bancorp, Inc....

Aug 12, 2014, 08:00 ET

Mission Valley Bancorp Reports Second Quarter 2014 Earnings

 Mission Valley Bancorp (OTCQX:  MVLY) President & CEO Tamara Gurney announced the company's year to date net income of $610,000 for...

Aug 11, 2014, 17:09 ET

Sun Bancorp, Inc. Announces Effectiveness of 1 for 5 Reverse Stock Split

Sun Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ: SNBC) (the "Company") today announced the effectiveness of its 1 for 5 reverse stock split of the Company's common...

Aug 11, 2014, 16:55 ET

Cascade Bancorp To Release Second Quarter 2014 Earnings On Thursday, August 14, 2014

 Cascade Bancorp (NASDAQ: CACB) ("Company"), the holding company for Bank of the Cascades ("Bank"), will release their second quarter earnings...

Aug 11, 2014, 16:23 ET

First National Community Bancorp, Inc. Reports Second Quarter 2014 Net Income of $6.6 Million

 First National Community Bancorp, Inc. (OTCQB: FNCB), the parent company of Dunmore-based First National Community Bank, today announced a...