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Montecito Bank & Trust net income down but loan, deposit growth strong

By   /  Tuesday, October 18th, 2016  /  Banking Industry, Earnings, Latest news, Tri-County Public Companies  /  No Comments


Santa Barbara-based Montecito Bank & Trust reported $10.9 million of net income in the third quarter, down from $12.2 million over the same period last year, but had strong loan and deposit growth. In 2016, MB&T discontinued reversals of excess loan loss reserves to support loan growth, which is reflected in the reduced year-to-date net Read More →

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Amgen to pay $1 quarterly dividend

By   /  Monday, October 17th, 2016  /  Earnings, Health Care, Latest news, Tri-County Public Companies  /  No Comments

Amgen co-founder William K. Bowes Jr. stands watch over the Thousand Oaks campus.

Thousand Oaks-based biotech giant Amgen announced another quarterly dividend of $1 per share Oct. 14 for the fourth quarter of 2016. The dividend will be paid on Dec. 8, 2016, to all stockholders of record as of the close of business on Nov. 16, 2016. • Contact Philip Joens at [email protected]

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OCB Bancorp loan portfolio hits $200 million mark

By   /  Friday, October 14th, 2016  /  Banking & Finance, Banking Industry, Latest news  /  No Comments

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OCB Bancorp — parent company of Ojai Community Bank, Santa Barbara Community Bank, Ventura Community Bank and Santa Paula Community Bank — has eclipsed a $200 million loan portfolio, the company recently announced. As its loan portfolio has grown at around 30 percent to 35 percent annually over the past several years, OCB Bancorp now has Read More →

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Tri-county community banks ready to be heard on financial policy

By   /  Friday, October 7th, 2016  /  Banking & Finance, Banking Industry, left  /  No Comments

Janet Garufis, 2017 president of the Community Depository Institutions Advisory Council  and CEO of Montecito Bank & Trust, talks with MB&T board member Jerry Parent.

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LTC Properties increases dividend to 19 cents per share

By   /  Monday, October 3rd, 2016  /  Earnings, Latest news, Real Estate, Tri-County Public Companies  /  No Comments


Westlake Village-based LTC Properties increased its monthly dividend on its common stock to 19 cents per share for the fourth quarter, the company announced on Oct. 3. The dividend was a 5.6 percent increase from the 18-cent dividend in the previous quarter. It is payable on Oct. 31, Nov. 30 and Dec. 30 to stockholders Read More →

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PennyMac declares dividend of 47 cents per share

By   /  Friday, September 30th, 2016  /  Earnings, Latest news, Tri-County Public Companies  /  No Comments


Moorpark-based PennyMac Mortgage Investment Trust declared a cash dividend of 47 cents per common share for the third quarter of 2016, which was in line with the previous quarter. This dividend will be paid on Oct. 27 to common shareholders of record as of Oct. 7. PennyMac is a mortgage real estate investment trust that Read More →

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CoastHills Credit Union opens branch in Thousand Oaks

By   /  Friday, September 30th, 2016  /  Banking & Finance, Banking Industry, East Ventura County, Latest news  /  No Comments


Lompoc-based CoastHills Credit Union recently opened its first Ventura County branch at 125 N. Moorpark Road in Thousand Oaks. The 5,000-square-foot “branch of the future” features a virtual banking experience as well as a tech bar that offers tutorials for CoastHill’s digital products. CoastHills completed a renovation of the space that was formerly home to Read More →

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