CPBJ - Banking and Finance http://www.cpbj.com/section/banking_finance Banking and Finance News Banking and Finance en-us Copyright 2014 Central Penn Business Journal Sat, 25 Oct 2014 01:44:49 EST Sat, 25 Oct 2014 01:44:49 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20141024/CPBJ01/141029832&source=RSS Donegal, Mid Penn up in Q3 National Penn down slightly Lancaster-County based Donegal Group Inc. and Millersburg-based Mid Penn Bancorp Inc. posted solid third-quarter earnings, while Allentown-based National Penn Bancshares Inc. was down slightly compared to last year but in line with estimates. Fri, 24 Oct 2014 10:15:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20141024/CPBJ01/141029832&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20141024/CPBJ01/141029848&source=RSS Swift, Knight, Penn National report Q3 earnings Three companies with local operations reported third-quarter results today. Fri, 24 Oct 2014 08:33:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20141024/CPBJ01/141029848&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20141024/CPBJ01/310239997&source=RSS Metro Bancorp savings plan not enough for activist investor Metro Bancorp Inc. 's new plan to increase long-term shareholder value apparently didn't go far enough. Thu, 23 Oct 2014 16:00:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20141024/CPBJ01/310239997&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20141024/CPBJ01/141029885&source=RSS Midstate native comes home to lead PricewaterhouseCoopers office PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP has named Steven Haffner managing partner of the firm's Harrisburg office. Thu, 23 Oct 2014 09:05:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20141024/CPBJ01/141029885&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20141023/CPBJ01/141029867&source=RSS Orrstown up big in Q3, Metro sets another income record, Susquehanna way down Three midstate bank holding companies released their quarterly earnings reports this week. Thu, 23 Oct 2014 14:42:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20141023/CPBJ01/141029867&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20141022/CPBJ01/141029907&source=RSS Fulton beats estimates for Q3 F.N.B. misses by a penny Two large banks with operations in the midstate both announced their third-quarter earnings this week. Wed, 22 Oct 2014 10:28:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20141022/CPBJ01/141029907&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20141021/CPBJ01/141029946&source=RSS York Traditions Bank up big in Q3 Codorus Valley also up Two York banking companies recently reported their earnings were up for the third quarter compared to last year. Tue, 21 Oct 2014 09:39:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20141021/CPBJ01/141029946&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20141021/CPBJ01/141029947&source=RSS Earnings Harley down Carlisle Cos., Liberty Property Trust up Harley-Davidson Inc. , Carlisle Cos. Inc. and Liberty Property Trust, which have operations in the midstate, reported earnings for the third quarter. Tue, 21 Oct 2014 09:24:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20141021/CPBJ01/141029947&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20141021/CPBJ01/141029948&source=RSS Harsco names Peter Minan new CFO Wormleysburg-based Harsco Corp. has named Peter Minan as its CFO, effective Nov. 11. Tue, 21 Oct 2014 09:20:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20141021/CPBJ01/141029948&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20141017/CPBJ01/141019841&source=RSS Baker Tilly explores how it will fit in midstate When Timothy Christen, chairman and CEO of Chicago-based accounting firm Baker Tilly Virchow Krause LLP, stopped in Derry Township in early October to meet his new employees, he had an important message. Thu, 16 Oct 2014 12:36:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20141017/CPBJ01/141019841&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20141017/CPBJ01/141019780&source=RSS Newsmakers Banking and Finance Businesses featured this week Citizens Bank, First National Bank of Pennsylvania, Union Community Bank, York Traditions Bank Fri, 17 Oct 2014 17:03:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20141017/CPBJ01/141019780&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20141017/CPBJ01/141019790&source=RSS MT earnings down in Q3 MT Bank Corp. fell 20 cents in diluted earnings per share in the third quarter compared to 2013's third quarter, according to a company report. Fri, 17 Oct 2014 11:09:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20141017/CPBJ01/141019790&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20141017/CPBJ01/141019796&source=RSS Northwest back on track in Q3, PPG still high Two western Pennsylvania companies with operations in Central Pennsylvania reported earnings this week. Fri, 17 Oct 2014 09:34:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20141017/CPBJ01/141019796&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20141015/CPBJ01/141019877&source=RSS Integrity, PNC banks report Q3 earnings Camp Hill-based Integrity Bancshares Inc. and PNC Financial Services Group Inc. of Pittsburgh both posted third-quarter earnings reports this week. Wed, 15 Oct 2014 09:59:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20141015/CPBJ01/141019877&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20141014/CPBJ01/141019908&source=RSS Metro Bancorp initiates plan to increase shareholder value Metro Bancorp Inc. has initiated a radical plan that cuts expenses by 3 million annually, starts a dividend program and will offer a share repurchase plan, all in the name of increasing shareholder value. Tue, 14 Oct 2014 12:15:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20141014/CPBJ01/141019908&source=RSS