Orrstown Financial Services, Inc. Remains Listed on Russell Indices
Author : Orrstown Bank Public Relations
Posted on : June 29, 2010
Shippensburg, PA (June 29, 2010) – Orrstown Financial Services, Inc. (NASDAQ: ORRF) announced today that the Company remains a member of the broad-market Russell 3000® Index following Russell Investments annual reconstitution of its U.S. and global indices. Orrstown was initially added to the Index in 2009.
"We are pleased with our continued inclusion on the benchmark index of the 3,000 largest U.S. companies,” commented Thomas R. Quinn, Jr., President and CEO of Orrstown Financial Services, Inc. “Earlier this month US Banker Magazine recognized Orrstown as the 39 th best performing community bank in the nation (1), and in both cases we are honored to receive recognition for our solid financial performance.”
The Russell 3000 Index measures the performance of the 3,000 largest U.S. companies based on total market capitalization. The Russell 2000 Index is a sub-set of the Russell 3000 and measures the performance of companies ranked 1,001-3,000 (small-cap) companies. Orrstown Financial Services, Inc. thus remains a part of both the Russell 2000 and Russell 3000 indexes.
With over $1.3 billion in assets, Orrstown Financial Services, Inc. and its subsidiary, Orrstown Bank, provide a full range of consumer and business financial services through twenty-one banking offices and two remote service facilities located in Cumberland, Franklin and Perry Counties, Pennsylvania and Washington County, Maryland. Orrstown Financial Services, Inc.’s stock is quoted on the NASDAQ Capital Market under the symbol ORRF.
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(1) 2010 rankings are based on 3-year return on average equity (ROE) of publicly traded banks and thrifts with less than $2 billion in assets.