MCKINNEY, Texas, April 30, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Independent Bank Group, Inc. (Nasdaq:IBTX), the holding company for Independent Bank, today announced net income of $4.8 million, or $0.38 per diluted share, for the quarter ended March 31, 2014 compared to $4.3 million, or $0.35 per diluted share, for the quarter ended December 31, 2013 and pro forma after tax net income of $3.8 million, or $0.46 per diluted share, for the quarter ended March 31, 2013. Prior to April 1, 2013 and the initial public offering, the Company was an S corporation and did not incur federal income tax expense. As a result, pro forma adjustments for tax expense have been provided for comparability to periods prior to that date.
- Core net income was $5.0 million, or $0.39 per diluted share, for the quarter ended March 31, 2014 compared to $4.9 million, or $0.40 per diluted share, for the quarter ended December 31, 2013 and to $3.7 million, or $0.44 per diluted share, for the quarter ended March 31, 2013.
- Loans held for investment grew organically at an annualized rate of 23.2% in the first quarter 2014.
- Continued strong asset quality, as reflected by a nonperforming assets to total assets ratio of 0.51%, a nonperforming loans to total loans ratio of 0.48%, and an annualized net charge-offs to average loans ratio of 0.08% at March 31, 2014.
- Completion of the acquisitions of Live Oak Financial Corp. on January 1, 2014 and BOH Holdings, Inc. and its subsidiary, Bank of Houston, on April 15, 2014.
Independent Bank Group Chairman and Chief Executive Officer David R. Brooks said, "We are pleased with our results from the first quarter. Our momentum continues to build as evidenced by our strong organic loan growth and the closing of two transactions this year. We are especially excited to have a presence in the dynamic and growing Houston market."