new hampshire thrift bancshs (NHTB) Key Developments
New Hampshire Thrift Bancshares Inc. Seeks Acquisitions
Jan 9 15
Unless otherwise indicated in any applicable prospectus supplement or free writing prospectus, New Hampshire Thrift Bancshares Inc. (NasdaqGM:NHTB) expects to use the net proceeds from the sale of securities offered by this prospectus for general corporate purposes and working capital requirements, including expansion of the business, investments in our subsidiary bank as regulatory capital to fund growth, financing of possible acquisitions, refinancing, reduction or repayment of debt and investments at the holding company level.
New Hampshire Thrift Bancshares, Inc. Declares Quarterly Dividend Payable January 30, 2015
Jan 8 15
New Hampshire Thrift Bancshares Inc. has declared a regular quarterly cash dividend of thirteen cents ($0.13) per share payable January 30, 2015, to stockholders of record as of January 23, 2015. In addition, the Board of Directors has set May 14, 2015, as the date of the 2015 Annual Meeting of Stockholders.
New Hampshire Thrift Bancshares Announces Amendment to its Bylaws
Dec 16 14
On December 11, 2014, the board of New Hampshire Thrift Bancshares Inc. amended Article III, Section 16 of the company's bylaws to increase the age limitation for directors to be elected, reelected, appointed or reappointed as a member of the board to 80 years of age from 75 years of age. The amendment also provides that the age limitation in the bylaws does not apply to an advisory director or director emeritus.
New Hampshire Thrift Bancshares, Inc. Announces Private Placement of $17.0 Million Subordinated Notes Due on November 1, 2024
Oct 29 14
New Hampshire Thrift Bancshares Inc. announced that it has placed $17.0 million in subordinated notes with certain accredited investors. The subordinated notes, which are intended to qualify as Tier 2 Capital for regulatory purposes, may be redeemed at par, on or after November 1, 2019, and are due on November 1, 2024. The notes pay interest at a fixed rate of 6.75% per annum.
New Hampshire Thrift Bancshares Inc. Reports Unaudited Consolidated Earnings Results for the Third Quarter and Nine Months Ended September 30, 2014
Oct 10 14
New Hampshire Thrift Bancshares Inc. reported unaudited consolidated earnings results for the third quarter and nine months ended September 30, 2014. For the quarter, the company reported total interest and dividend income of $12,319,000 against $9,588,000 a year ago. Net interest and dividend income was $10,630,000 against $8,073,000 a year ago. This increase represents the combined impact of acquisition of Randolph National Bank and originated loan portfolio growth, as well as the additional benefits of improving spreads and cost of funds management. Income before provision for income taxes was $4,013,000 against $2,987,000 a year ago. Net income available to common stockholders was $2,646,000 against $2,514,000 a year ago. Basic and diluted earnings per share were $0.32 against $0.35 a year ago.
For the nine months, the company reported total interest and dividend income of $36,453,000 against $28,977,000 a year ago. Net interest and dividend income was $31,546,000 against $24,039,000 a year ago. Income before provision for income taxes was $10,391,000 against $8,646,000 a year ago. Net income available to common stockholders was $7,017,000 against $6,161,000 a year ago. Basic and diluted earnings per share were $0.85 against $0.87 a year ago. Book value per common share was $15.88.