FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Contact: Lynda L. Glass
ACNB CORPORATION REPORTS
FIRST QUARTER EARNINGS
GETTYSBURG, PA, May 2---ACNB Corporation reported net income of $2,460,000 for the first quarter of 2011, compared to $2,422,000 over the same period for 2010, an increase of $38,000 or 2%. Net income on a per share basis was $0.41 for both the first three months of 2011 and for the same period in 2010. Net interest income, which is the most significant component of the Corporations net income, decreased slightly by $6,000, or less than 1%, to a total of $8,564,000 for the quarter ended March 31, 2011.
Quarterly cash dividends paid to ACNB Corporation stockholders for the first quarter of 2011 totaled $1,126,000, or $0.19 per share. This is the same per share amount that was paid in the first quarter of 2010.
Total assets of ACNB Corporation at March 31, 2011, were $976 million, a decrease of less than 1% from March 31, 2010. Total deposits increased by 3% over the previous year to $760 million. Total loans rose by 1% to $664 million, as compared to March 31, 2010. A 5% increase in stockholders equity resulted in an aggregate of $95.0 million at March 31, 2011, compared to $90.4 million at March 31, 2010.
ACNB Corporation, headquartered in Gettysburg, PA, is the financial holding company for the wholly-owned subsidiaries of ACNB Bank, Gettysburg, PA, and Russell Insurance Group, Inc., Westminster, MD. Originally founded in 1857, ACNB Bank serves its marketplace via a network of 18 retail banking offices located throughout Adams County, PA, as well as in Dillsburg and Hanover, York
County, PA, and in Newville, Cumberland County, PA. In addition, the Bank operates loan offices in Hanover, York County, and Chambersburg, Franklin County, PA. Russell Insurance Group, Inc. offers a broad range of commercial and personal insurance lines with licenses in 36 states, including Pennsylvania and Maryland, through offices in Westminster, Carroll County, and Germantown, Montgomery County, MD.
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May 2, 2011