Emclaire Financial Corp Announces 10% Quarterly Dividend Increase

Emclaire Financial Corp Announces 10% Quarterly Dividend Increase

EMLENTON, Pa., Feb. 19, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Board of Directors of
Emclaire Financial Corp (Nasdaq:EMCF), the parent holding company of the
Farmers National Bank of Emlenton, declared a quarterly cash dividend on
February 19, 2014 of $0.22 per common share payable on March 21, 2014, to
shareholders of record on March 3, 2014. The $0.22 per share quarterly
dividend represents a 10.0% increase in quarterly dividends from the $0.20 per
common share dividend rate declared and paid each quarter during 2013.This
quarterly dividend reflects an annualized dividend yield of 3.6% based on the
stock's closing price of $24.28 per share on February 18, 2014.

William C. Marsh, Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer of the
Corporation and the Bank, noted that the dividend increase reflects the
Corporation's continued growth and strong financial performance in recent
quarters.

Emclaire Financial Corp is the parent company of the Farmers National Bank of
Emlenton, an independent, nationally chartered, FDIC-insured community
commercial bank headquartered in Emlenton, Pennsylvania, operating fourteen
full service offices in Venango, Butler, Clarion, Clearfield, Crawford, Elk,
Jefferson and Mercer Counties, Pennsylvania.The Corporation's common stock is
quoted on and traded through NASDAQ under the symbol "EMCF".For more
information visit the Corporation's web site at www.emclairefinancial.com.

CONTACT: William C. Marsh
         Chairman of the Board, President and
         Chief Executive Officer
        
         Phone: (724) 867-2311
         Email: investor.relations@farmersnb.com
 
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