Logansport Financial Corp. Reports Net Earnings for the Quarter Ended March 31, 2017

LOGANSPORT, Indiana, April 12, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Logansport Financial Corp., (OTCBB:LOGN), parent company of Logansport Savings Bank, reported net earnings for the quarter ended March 31, 2017 of $473,000 or $.76 per diluted share, compared to earnings in 2016 of $502,000 or $.79 per diluted share.

Total loans were $115.3 million at March 31, 2017 compared to $118.8 million at December 31, 2016. Deposits were up slightly during the quarter. Total assets at March 31, 2017 were $167.0 million. Total Shareholders' Equity at March 31, 2017 was $21.5 million compared to $22.4 million at December 31, 2016. The Corporation did pay out a Special Dividend of $2.00 per share to its shareholders in the first quarter of 2017.

The statements contained in this press release contain forward-looking statements within the meaning of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995, which involves a number of risks and uncertainties. A number of factors could cause results to differ materially from the objectives and estimates expressed in such forward-looking statements. These factors include, but are not limited to, changes in the financial condition of issuers of the Company’s investments and borrowers, changes in economic conditions in the Company’s market area, changes in policies of regulatory agencies, fluctuations in interest rates, demand for loans in the Company’s market area, changes in the position of banking regulators on the adequacy of our allowance for loan losses, and competition, all or some of which could cause actual results to differ materially from historical earnings and those presently anticipated or projected. These factors should be considered in evaluation of any forward-looking statements, and undue reliance should not be placed on such statements. The Company does not undertake and specifically disclaims any obligation to update any forward-looking statements to reflect occurrence of anticipated or unanticipated events or circumstances after the date of such statements.

(Dollars in thousands, except for share data)
03/31/17 12/31/16
Total assets $166,997 $170,388
Loans receivable, net 115,308 118,792
Allowance for loan losses 1,674 1,672
Cash and cash equivalents 4,247 6,732
Securities available for sale 27,213 25,034
Investment in Logansport Investments, Inc. 13,391 12,455
Federal Home Loan Bank stock 731 731
Equity investment - -
Deposits 144,324 144,170
Borrowings - 2,000
Shareholders’ equity 21,505 22,378
Shares O/S end of period 619,773 619,525
Nonperforming loans 810 868
Real estate owned 28 -

Three months ended 03/31
2017 2016
Interest income
(including Logansport Investments, Inc.) $1,702 $1,707
Interest expense 144 127
Net interest income 1,558 1,580
Provision for loan losses - -
Net interest income after provision 1,558 1,580
Gain (Loss) on sale of investments - 4
Gain on sale of loans 20 20
Gain (Loss) on equity investment - (15)
Gain (Loss) on sale of REO - -
Total other income 147 138
General, admin. & other expense 1,067 1,012
Earnings before income taxes 658 715
Income tax expense 185 213
Net earnings $473 $502
Basic earnings per share $.76 $.79
Diluted earnings per share $.76 $.79
Weighted avg shares o/s-diluted 619,773 619,525

Contact: Chad Higgins Chief Financial Officer Phone-574-722-3855 Fax-574-722-3857

Source:Logansport Financial Corp.