Operating results were also impacted by merger and integration related expenses, which amounted to $505,000, $183,000 and $3.2 million, for fourth quarter 2012, third quarter 2012 and fourth quarter 2011, respectively. The Company noted that fourth quarter 2012 merger and integration related expenses primarily reflected expenses associated with the pending Pacific International Bancorp, Inc. acquisition.Net Interest Income and Net Interest Margin. The following table summarizes the reported net interest income before provision for loan losses.
|Three Months Ended|
|(In thousands)||12/31/2012||12/31/2011||% change||9/30/2012||% change|
|Net interest income before provision for loan losses||$||59,646||$||40,551||47||%||$||58,231||2||%|