Jan. 25, 2012
/PRNewswire/ -- On
January 24, 2012
, Ohio Valley Banc Corp. (Nasdaq: OVBC) Board of Directors declared a cash dividend of
per common share payable on
February 10, 2012
to shareholders of record on
February 3, 2012
. This amount represents no decrease over the
per common share dividend paid during the previous period.
"In the challenging economic environment that still faces our nation, we are pleased to declare the ninth consecutive quarter of same per share dividends as evidence of the continued commitment from our 250 employees to excel as an independent community bank," said
Jeffrey E. Smith
, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer.
Ohio Valley Banc Corp. owns two subsidiaries: Ohio Valley Bank and Loan Central. Ohio Valley Bank is a state-chartered, FDIC-insured bank operating 15 offices in
. Loan Central is a finance company with seven offices, including its newest location in
. Ohio Valley Banc Corp. stock is traded on The NASDAQ Global Market under the symbol OVBC. The company's Web site is
, (740) 446-2631, 1-800-468-6682
SOURCE Ohio Valley Banc Corp.