Simplicity Bancorp, Inc. Increases Quarterly Dividend

COVINA, Calif., May 1, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Simplicity Bancorp, Inc. (Nasdaq:SMPL) announced today that on April 30, 2014 its Board of Directors declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.09 per share on its common stock. The dividend will be paid on May 30, 2014 to the shareholders of record as of the close of business on May 15, 2014.

Simplicity Bancorp, Inc. is the parent corporation for Simplicity Bank, a federally chartered savings bank headquartered in Covina, California. The Bank operates seven branches in California, as well as a statewide network of 45 ATMs.

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CONTACT: Dustin Luton, President and Chief Executive Officer Jean M. Carandang, Chief Financial Officer (626) 339-9663 x1207Source:Simplicity Bancorp, Inc.