TOMS RIVER, N.J., April 18, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- OceanFirst Financial Corp. (Nasdaq:OCFC), the holding company for OceanFirst Bank (the "Bank"), today announced that diluted earnings per share amounted to $0.26 for the quarter ended March 31, 2013, as compared to $0.31 for the corresponding prior year period. During the quarter:
- Stockholders' equity per common share at March 31, 2013 increased to $12.43.
- The Company remains well-capitalized with a tangible common equity ratio of 9.53% at March 31, 2013.
- The Company set May 11, 2013 for the grand opening of the new Financial Solutions Center in Red Bank, New Jersey, an important growth market for the Bank.