July 26 - Home BancShares Inc.'s (Nasdaq: HOMB), parent company of Centennial Bank, board of directors declared a regular $0.075 per share quarterly cash dividend payable Sept. 4, 2013, to shareholders of record Aug. 14, 2013. This cash dividend represents a $0.015 per share, or 25 percent, increase over the 6 cents per share (split adjusted) cash dividend paid during the third quarter of 2012 and is equal to the regular and cash dividend paid during the second quarter of 2013.
Home BancShares Inc. is a bank holding company, headquartered in Conway, Ark. Its wholly owned subsidiary, Centennial Bank, provides a broad range of commercial and retail banking plus related financial services to businesses, real estate developers, investors, individuals and municipalities. Centennial Bank has locations in Central Arkansas, North Central Arkansas, Southern Arkansas, the Florida Keys, Southwestern Florida, Central Florida, the Florida Panhandle and South Alabama. On completion of the Liberty Bank transaction, Centennial Bank will have additional locations in Northeast Arkansas, Northwest Arkansas and Western Arkansas. The company's common stock is traded through the Nasdaq Global Select Market under the symbol "HOMB."