HARRISBURG, PA--(Marketwired - Mar 2, 2017) - The Board of Directors of Riverview Financial Corporation (OTCQX: RIVE) declared a dividend of $0.1375 per share for the first quarter of 2017 on March 1, 2017. The dividend is payable March 31, 2017 to shareholders of record March 13, 2017.
Kirk D. Fox, Chief Executive Officer, stated, "We are pleased to announce the first quarter cash dividend, which represents an annualized yield of 4.6% based on the closing price on the declaration date. Riverview's management team and Board of Directors remain focused on providing value to our shareholders."
Riverview Financial Corporation is the parent company of Riverview Bank and its operating divisions Halifax Bank, Marysville Bank, Citizens Neighborhood Bank, and Riverview Financial Wealth Management. An independent community bank, Riverview Bank serves its Central Pennsylvania market area of Berks, Cumberland, Dauphin, Northumberland, Perry, Schuylkill Counties, as well as its Southwestern Pennsylvania market area of Bedford, Cambria, Somerset and Westmoreland Counties through sixteen community banking offices and three limited purpose offices. Each office, interdependent with the community, offers a comprehensive array of financial products and services to individuals, businesses, not-for-profit organizations and government entities. Riverview Financial Wealth Management provides investment advisory services to the general public through offices in Lebanon, Northumberland and Schuylkill Counties. The Company's business philosophy includes offering direct access to senior management and other officers and providing friendly, informed and courteous service, local and timely decision making, flexible and reasonable operating procedures and consistently applied credit policies. The Company's Investor Relations site can be accessed at https://www.riverviewbankpa.com/.
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