SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549
Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934
Date of Report (Date of earliest event Reported): February 20, 2018
ServisFirst Bancshares, Inc.
(Exact Name of Registrant as Specified in Charter)
|(State or Other Jurisdiction of Incorporation)||(Commission File Number)||(I.R.S. Employer Identification Number)|
|2500 Woodcrest Place, Birmingham, Alabama 35209|
|(Address of Principal Executive Offices) (Zip Code)|
(Registrant's telephone number, including area code)
(Former name or former address, if changed since last report)
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Item 8.01. Other Events.
On February 20, 2018, ServisFirst Bancshares, Inc. (“ServisFirst”) announced that the Board of Directors declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.11 per share, payable on April 13, 2018 to stockholders of record as of April 2, 2018. A copy of the press release is attached hereto as Exhibit 99.1 and is incorporated herein by reference.
Item 9.01. Financial Statements and Exhibits.
(a) Not applicable
(b) Not applicable
(c) Not applicable
(d) Exhibits. The following exhibits are included with this Current Report on Form 8-K:
|Exhibit No.|| ||Description|
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|99.1|| ||Press Release dated February 20, 2018. |
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.
| ||ServisFirst Bancshares, Inc.|
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|Date: February 20, 2018||By: ||/s/ Thomas A. Broughton, III |
| || ||Thomas A. Broughton, III|
| || ||Chief Executive Officer|
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