OLDSMAR, Fla.--(EON: Enhanced Online News)--Monday, January 9, 2016, Jefferson Bankshares, Inc. (OTCBB: JFBF) released its 4th Quarter results.
“2016 proved to be our most profitable year yet with continued above market growth and asset quality. We continue to grow by building relationships based on trust, integrity and service.”
Bob McGivney, Jefferson’s Chairman/CEO said, “2016 proved to be our most profitable year yet with continued above market growth and asset quality. We continue to grow by building relationships based on trust, integrity and service.”
2016 Net Operating earnings increased 46% to $1,775,000 from $1,214,000 in 2015. Total Net Earnings for 2016 were $1,805,000, a 31% increase over 2015 earnings of $1,382,000. Earnings for the 4th quarter of 2016 were $542,000, an increase of 64% over the prior year 4th quarter of $329,000.
Total assets ended the year at $296 million, up 15% or $38 million over last year’s total assets of $258 million.
Gross loans ended the year at a record $214 million, a 22% increase or up $39 million over year end 2015 gross loans of $175 million. Deposits and customer repurchase agreements ended the year at $261 million, an 18% increase over year end 2015 deposits and customer repurchase agreements of $222 million.
One of the benchmarks for relationship growth is the commercial checking average balance for the last month of each quarter. December 2016 average DDA deposits were $81 million, an increase of $17 million or 27% over December 2015 average deposits of $64 million.
Book value per common share was $9.11 at December 31, 2016.
Jefferson Bank has offices in Tampa, Palm Harbor, West Pasco, Oldsmar, Tarpon Springs and Virtually Everywhere.
|JEFFERSON BANKSHARES, INC.|
COMPARATIVE CONSOLIDATED BALANCE SHEET
|(unaudited - $ in thousands)|
|Cash & Due From Banks||$||4,102||5,637||-27||%|
|Securities & Fed Funds Sold||71,909||70,924||1||%|
|Allowance for Loan Loss||(2,122||)||(1,959||)||8||%|
|Premises & Equipment||4,535||4,746||-4||%|
|Customer Repurchase Agreements||5,032||6,315||-20||%|
|Total Deposits (Incl. Repurchase Agreements)||261,398||221,983||18||%|
|Total Liabilities & Stockholder’s Equity||$||296,103||258,234||15||%|
COMPARATIVE CONSOLIDATED STATEMENTS OF EARNINGS
(unaudited - $ in thousands except per share data)
|Year to Date|
|Net Interest Income Before Provision||2,453||18||%||2,080||9,097||17||%||7,755|
|Provision for Losses||90||-||-||163||-||-|
|Net Interest Income after Provision for Losses||2,363||14||%||2,080||8,934||15||%||7,755|
|Operating Earnings Before Taxes||864||58||%||547||2,829||40||%||2,020|
|Provision for Taxes||322||54||%||209||1,051||36||%||772|
|Preferred Stock-SBLF Dividend||-||-100||%||8||3||-91||%||34|
|Net Operating Earnings Available to Common Shareholders||542||64||%||329||1,775||46||%||1,214|
|After Tax Recoveries||-||-||-||30||-82||%||168|
|Net Earnings Available to Common Shareholders||$||542||64||%||329||1,805||31||%||1,382|
|Book Value Per Common Share at End of Period**||$||9.11||8||%||8.40||9.11||8||%||8.40|
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About Jefferson Bankshares, Inc.
Jefferson Bankshares, Inc. is a Florida corporation and the parent bank holding company for Jefferson Bank of Florida, a Florida-chartered, 5-star rated* commercial bank. Jefferson Bankshares, Inc. is headquartered in Oldsmar, Florida. Stock trades on OTC-Bulletin Board under “JFBF.” www.jeffersonbank.bank
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