First Business Announces Quarterly Dividend 0.21
MADISON, WI, – Aug. 1, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) – First Business Financial Services, Inc. (“First Business”) (NASDAQ: FBIZ) announced its board of directors has declared a quarterly cash dividend on its common stock of $0.21 per share. The 2014 annualized dividend amount is $0.84 per share. This regular cash dividend is payable on August 25, 2014 to shareholders of record at the close of business on August 11, 2014.
Corey Chambas, President & Chief Executive Officer, stated, “We are pleased to maintain the dividend rate of $0.21 per share. We believe our earnings and capital position give us the ability to support this dividend level going forward and continue our strategic growth trajectory with the ultimate goal of increasing shareholder value.”
This press release includes “forward-looking” statements related to First Business Financial Services, Inc. (the “Company”) that can generally be identified as describing the Company’s future plans, objectives or goals. Such forward-looking statements are subject to risks and uncertainties that could cause actual results or outcomes to differ materially from those currently anticipated.
These forward-looking statements are made pursuant to the safe harbor provisions of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. For further information about the factors that could affect the Company’s future results, please see the Company’s annual report on Form 10-K, quarterly reports on Form 10-Q and other filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission.
About First Business
First Business Financial Services is a Wisconsin-based bank holding company, focused on the unique needs of businesses, business executives and high net worth individuals. First Business offers commercial banking, specialty finance and private wealth management solutions, and because of its niche focus, is able to provide its clients with unmatched expertise, accessibility and responsiveness. For additional information, visit www.firstbusiness.com.