S&T Bancorp, Inc. Named to 2013 Bank & Thrift All Stars List

-- Annual Sandler O'Neill Sm-All Stars List Recognizes Top-Performing Small-Cap Banks Across the Nation --

Oct 03, 2013, 09:14 ET from S&T Bancorp, Inc.

INDIANA, Pa., Oct. 3, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- S&T Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ: STBA), a full-service financial institution with branch locations in 11 Pennsylvania counties, is pleased to announce it has been named to the prestigious Sandler O'Neill Sm-All Stars Class of 2013.  The annual list recognizes the top-performing small-cap banks and thrifts across the nation.

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"Being named to the Sandler O'Neill Sm-All Stars Class of 2013 is an honor, and we're proud to be recognized among the nation's top performing financial institutions," said Todd D. Brice, president and chief executive officer of S&T Bancorp, Inc.  "We know that Sandler O'Neill goes through a rigorous evaluation process to select the financial institutions for their annual all-stars list.  This recognition is a testament to S&T Bancorp's dedication to excellence, performance and strategic growth."

Sandler O'Neill & Partners evaluated 450 publicly traded banks and thrifts to identify the top-performing small-cap financial institutions in the nation.  The organization evaluated financial institutions based on growth, profitability, asset quality and capital.  Based on those criteria, 31 banks and thrifts were selected for the Sandler O'Neill Sm-All Stars: Class of 2013 List. 

Sandler O'Neill & Partners is a full-service investment banking firm and broker-dealer focused on the financial services sector.

For more information about S&T Bancorp, Inc., please visit www.stbancorp.com.

About S&T Bancorp, Inc. Headquartered in Indiana, PA, S&T Bancorp, Inc. operates offices within Allegheny, Armstrong, Blair, Butler, Cambria, Clarion, Clearfield, Indiana, Jefferson, Washington and Westmoreland counties as well as a loan production office in northeast Ohio. With assets of $4.5 billion, S&T Bancorp, Inc. stock trades on the NASDAQ Global Select Market under the symbol STBA. For more information, visit www.stbancorp.com.

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