New Castle News

September 20, 2012

ESB Financial gives dividend

By Staff
New Castle News

NEW CASTLE — ESB Financial Corp., parent firm of ESB Bank, declared a quarterly cash dividend this week.

The dividend of 10 cents on ESB Financial’s common stock was announced at Tuesday’s board of directors meeting. The dividend will be payable Oct. 25 to the stockholders of record at the close of business Sept. 28.

In announcing the scheduled cash dividend, Charlotte A. Zuschlag, president and chief executive officer, noted the company’s results of operations for the three months ended June 30. The company recognized net income for the three-month period ended of $3.7 million or 25 cents per diluted share.

This announcement reflects the company’s policy of declaring a regular quarterly cash dividend.