Bar Harbor Bankshares Increases Quarterly Cash Dividend
BAR HARBOR, Maine--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Bar Harbor Bankshares (BHB) (NYSE MKT: BHB), today announced that its Board of Directors declared a quarterly cash dividend of 29.5 cents per share of common stock, representing an increase of 0.5 cents, or 1.8% compared with the prior quarter, and an increase of 2.0 cents or 7.3% compared with the second quarter of 2011. The quarterly cash dividend is payable to all shareholders of record as of the close of business August 17, 2012 and will be paid on September 14, 2012.
Bar Harbor Bankshares is the parent company of its wholly owned subsidiary, Bar Harbor Bank & Trust. Bar Harbor Bank & Trust, founded in 1887, provides full service community banking with twelve branch office locations serving down east and mid coast Maine.
Bar Harbor Bankshares
Joseph M. Murphy, 207-288-3314
President and CEO
Source: Bar Harbor BanksharesCopyright Business Wire 2012