HONOLULU, May 16, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Central Pacific Financial Corp. (NYSE: CPF) announced today that President and Chief Executive Officer John C. Dean and Chief Financial Officer Denis K. Isono are scheduled to present at the 13th Annual B. Riley & Co. Investor Conference in Santa Monica, California. The presentation is scheduled for Tuesday, May 22, 2012 at 10:00 a.m. Pacific Time. A live webcast of the presentation will be available at Central Pacific's investor relations website, http://investor.centralpacificbank.com. The webcast will also be available for replay, starting within 24 hours of the live presentation, at the same website. About Central Pacific Financial Corp.Central Pacific Financial Corp. is a Hawaii-based bank holding company with $4.2 billion in assets. Central Pacific Bank, its primary subsidiary, operates 34 branches and 120 ATMs in the state of Hawaii. For additional information, please visit the Company's website at http://www.centralpacificbank.com. SOURCE Central Pacific Financial Corp.
Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, in trading on Tuesday, shares of Central Pacific Financial Corp were yielding above the 2% mark based on its quarterly dividend (annualized to $0.40), with the stock changing hands as low as $19.76 on the day. Dividends are particularly important for investors to consider, because historically speaking dividends have provided a considerable share of the stock market's total return.