KENILWORTH, N.J., Oct. 28, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Enterprise National Bank N.J. (the "Bank") (OTCBB:ENBN) recorded the highest quarterly net profit since inception of $427,000, or $0.15 per share, for the quarter ended September 30, 2014, compared to earnings of $229,000, or $0.08 per share for the quarter ended September 30, 2013. For the nine months ended September 30, 2014, the Bank reported a net profit in excess of Plan of $1,055,000, or $0.36 per share compared to $533,000, or $0.18 per share for the same period in 2013, an increase of $522,000 or 97.9%.
As of September 30, 2014, total assets were $162.3 million as compared to $139.0 million at December 31, 2013 – an increase of $23.3 million or 16.8%.
Don Haake, President and CEO stated, "We are absolutely delighted to share our record results and continued strong profitability of our company with the Bank's stakeholders. We remain enthused by the steady growth of our asset base and the continued increase in business activity since the end of 2013 through September 30, 2014. The pace of new loan closings remains robust as well with total loans at the end of the third quarter of $144.7 million, up $19.8 million or 15.9% over year-end. We believe our controlled growth strategy has allowed us to continue to produce consistent earnings, while maintaining sound asset quality and stable margins."
Stockholders' equity totaled $21.0 million at September 30, 2014, compared to $19.8 million at December 31, 2013. All of the Bank's capital ratios are exceptionally strong and remain well in excess of the current regulatory definition of a "well capitalized" institution. At September 30, 2014, the Bank's tier one leverage capital ratio was 13.05% and the Bank's total risk based capital ratio was 16.76%.
Net Interest Income
Net interest income was $1.6 million for the quarter ending September 30, 2014 compare to $1.4 million for the quarter ending September 30, 2013 – an increase of $230,000, or 16.31%. For the nine months ended September 30, 2014, net interest income was $4.7 million compare to $4.0 million for the same period in 2013 – an increase of $716,000, or 17.9%. The Bank's net interest margin for the nine months ended September 30, 2014 was 4.29% compared to 4.31% for the same period in 2013.
Total non-interest expense for the quarter ending September 30, 2014 was $933,000 compared to $972,000 for the quarter ended September 30, 2013. For the nine months ended September 30, 2014, total non-interest expense was $2,913,000 as compared to $2,982,000 for the same period in 2013, which continues to demonstrate management's diligent efforts to control the Bank's non-interest costs.
The bank had one non-performing loan of $125,000 thousand at September 30, 2014, as compared to $196,000 for the same period last year. The Bank has OREO of $1.4 million, which is an income producing property that is under contract for the full carrying price.
Enterprise National Bank N.J., headquartered in Kenilworth, New Jersey, is listed on the OTC Bulletin Board under the symbol "ENBN." The Bank focuses on serving the needs of small to medium sized businesses, commercial real estate borrowers, professional practices and consumers. Its services include business and personal checking, savings, money market and certificate of deposit accounts. Additionally, the Bank offers commercial and consumer loans, lines of credit, ATM cards, debit cards, E-Banking, remote deposit capture, and free telephone and online banking.
This news release may contain forward-looking statements. We caution that forward-looking statements are subject to numerous assumptions, risks and uncertainties, which change over time. Such statements are also subject to certain factors that may cause the Bank's results to vary from those expected. These factors include changing economic and financial market conditions, competition, ability to execute the Bank's business plan, items already mentioned in this press release, and other factors. Readers are cautioned not to place undue reliance on these forward looking statements, which reflect management's judgment only as of this date. The Bank undertakes no obligation to publicly revise these forward-looking statements to reflect events and circumstances that arise after the date of this release.
|Enterprise National Bank N.J.|
|Consolidated Statements of Condition (unaudited)|
|(dollars in thousands)|
|Cash and due from banks||$7,283||$2,939||$4,344||147.8%|
|Allowance for loan losses||(1,655)||(1,489)||(166)||11.1%|
|Bank premises and equipment, net||283||370||(87)||-23.5%|
|Real estate owned||1,360||1,416||(56)||-4.0%|
|Deferred income taxes||837||846||(9)||-1.1%|
|Liabilities and stockholders' equity|
|Non-interest bearing deposits||$19,443||$12,443||$7,000||56.3%|
|Interest bearing deposits||104,652||96,323||8,329||8.6%|
|Total stockholders' equity||21,022||19,810||1,212||6.1%|
|Total Liabilities and stockholders' equity||$162,265||$138,953||$23,312||16.8%|
|Enterprise National Bank|
|Income Statement (unaudited)|
|(dollars in thousands, except per share data)|
|Three Months Ending|
|Net Interest Income||1,637||1,407||230||16.3%|
|Provision for Loan Losses||60||105||(45)||-42.9%|
|Net Interest Income after Provision for Loan Losses||1,577||1,302||275||21.1%|
|Income Before Income Taxes||724||400||324||81.0%|
|Average shares outstanding||2,895,594||2,899,094|
|Net Income per Common Share||$0.15||$0.08|
|Nine Months Ending|
|Net Interest Income||4,714||3,998||716||17.9%|
|Provision for Loan Losses||169||242||(73)||-30.2%|
|Net Interest Income after Provision for Loan Losses||4,545||3,756||789||21.0%|
|Income Before Income Taxes||1,794||947||847||89.4%|
|Average shares outstanding||2,895,594||2,899,094|
|Net Income per Common Share||$0.36||$0.18|