Feb. 7, 2012
/PRNewswire/ -- Commercial National Financial Corporation (NASDAQ:CNAF), was recently ranked as #1 in
and #4 nationwide in the First Quarter 2012
magazine for outstanding capital utilization. Commercial National Financial Corporation is the holding company of banking subsidiary, Commercial Bank & Trust of PA.
Commercial National was named in the
report which attempts to identify those institutions that are the best users of capital.
magazine and the
-based banking firm,
Sandler O'Neill + Partners
ranked the 484 U.S. Banks traded on the NYSE, NYSE Amex and Nasdaq OMX stock exchanges on two financial measurements: core return on tangible common equity (ROTCE) and the ratio of average tangible common equity (TCE) to tangible assets. The scores for all the institutions in each category were then combined to produce a final score.
utilized data provided by SNL Financial for various calculations.
The full article,
Nifty 50 Banking's New Performance Calculus,
can be found on-line at
In addition to
where it is headquartered, the Company operates community-banking facilities in
West Newton, Pennsylvania
and also maintains a commercial business development sales force throughout its entire market area. The Company operates an asset management and trust division of Commercial Bank & Trust of PA headquartered in
. Commercial Bank & Trust of PA also serves its customer base from an Internet banking site (
) and an automated TouchTone Teller banking system.
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