First Bancorp Announces Cash Dividend

SOUTHERN PINES, N.C., March 13, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- The Board of Directors of First Bancorp (NASDAQ - FBNC), the parent company of First Bank, has declared a cash dividend on its common stock of $0.18 per share payable on April 24, 2020 to shareholders of record as of March 31, 2020.  The $0.18 dividend rate is the same rate that was paid in the previous quarter and represents a 50% increase over the dividend rate of $0.12 paid in the comparable period of 2019.

First Bancorp is a bank holding company headquartered in Southern Pines, North Carolina, with total assets of approximately $6.1 billion. Its principal activity is the ownership and operation of First Bank, a state-chartered community bank that operates 101 branches in North Carolina and South Carolina.  First Bank also provides SBA loans to customers through its nationwide network of lenders – for more information on First Bank's SBA lending capabilities, please visit  First Bancorp's common stock is traded on the NASDAQ Global Select Market under the symbol "FBNC."

Please visit our website at

(PRNewsfoto/First Bancorp)


Cision View original content to download multimedia:

SOURCE First Bancorp



Please note that this feature is only available as an add-on to YCharts subscriptions.

Please note that this feature requires full activation of your account and is not permitted during the free trial period.

Start My Free Trial {{}} No credit card required.

Already a subscriber? Sign in.