Company Description
Dime Community Bancshares, Inc. is the holding company for Dime Community Bank, a community-oriented financial institution providing financial services and loans for housing within its market areas. The Bank maintains its headquarters in the Williamsburg section of the borough of Brooklyn, and twenty-four additional offices in the boroughs of Brooklyn, Queens, the Bronx, and in Nassau County and a customer call center entitled DimeDirect. The Bank gathers deposits primarily from the communities and neighborhoods in close proximity to its branches. The Bank's deposits are insured up to the maximum allowable amount by the Deposit Insurance Fund of the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation.


Contact Information

Dime Community Bancshares, Inc.
300 Cadman Plaza West, 8th Floor
Brooklyn, NY 11201
(718) 782-6200

Investor Relations Contact
Mr. Anthony Rose
(718) 782-6200 ext. 5260
ARose@dime.com

Transfer Agent
American Stock Transfer & Trust Co.
6201 15th Avenue
Brooklyn, NY 11219
(800) 937-5449

 U.S. Branches: Current Ownership (27)




Market Data

Current QuoteData as of March 28, 2017
Last Sale $ 19.90
Last Close $ 19.75
Today's High $ 20.03
Today's Low $ 19.60
Net Change $ .15  Up  .76%
Today's Volume142,767
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Dividends (NASDAQ - DCOM)
Description:
Common stock, $0.01 par value
LTM Dividend Payout Ratio (%): 28.43
Current Dividend Yield (%): 2.81
Ex-Dividend Date Record Date Announce Date Pay Date Amount Frequency
2/2/20172/6/20171/26/20172/13/20170.1400Quarterly
11/4/201611/8/201610/27/201611/16/20160.1400Quarterly
8/4/20168/8/20167/28/20168/16/20160.1400Quarterly
5/5/20165/9/20164/28/20165/17/20160.1400Quarterly
2/4/20162/8/20161/27/20162/15/20160.1400Quarterly
10/30/201511/3/201510/20/201511/10/20150.1400Quarterly
7/31/20158/4/20157/23/20158/11/20150.1400Quarterly
5/4/20155/6/20154/23/20155/13/20150.1400Quarterly
1/29/20152/2/20151/21/20152/10/20150.1400Quarterly
11/4/201411/6/201410/23/201411/13/20140.1400Quarterly
8/4/20148/6/20147/24/20148/13/20140.1400Quarterly
5/2/20145/6/20144/24/20145/13/20140.1400Quarterly
2/4/20142/6/20141/23/20142/13/20140.1400Quarterly
11/7/201311/12/201310/30/201311/19/20130.1400Quarterly
8/2/20138/6/20137/25/20138/13/20130.1400Quarterly
5/2/20135/6/20134/25/20135/13/20130.1400Quarterly
2/4/20132/6/20131/23/20132/13/20130.1400Quarterly
11/2/201211/6/201210/25/201211/13/20120.1400Quarterly
Recent Documents

Filing DescriptionFiling TypeFiling DateEvent Date
8-K8-K3/20/20173/16/2017
10-K10-K3/15/201712/31/2016
13-DSC 13G/A2/14/2017
13-DSC 13G/A2/14/2017
13-DSC 13G2/9/2017
13-DSC 13G/A2/9/2017
13-DSC 13G/A1/31/2017
Upcoming Events
Annual Shareholder Meeting5/25/2017
Insider Ownership
Insider Transaction Activity (Last 6 Months)
Aggregates Shares Price ($) Value ($)
Open Market Buys0----
Open Market Sells (45,976) 20.44 (939,567)
Options Ex. & Sold0----
Net Shares77,99717.001,010,515

High Volume Traders (Last 6 Months)
Name # Buys # Sells # Options Ex. & Sold Total # Trans. Net Shares
Vincent F. Palagiano100129,000
Stuart H. Lubow100110,975
Omer S.J. Williams210310,000
Patrick E. Curtin210310,000
Joseph J. Perry51068,498
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Mergers and Acquisitions
Acquisitions
Bank & Thrift Company Deals

Target
Seller
State Industry
Type
Announce
Date
Status Deal Value
($M)
Target Total
Assets ($000)
Financial Bancorp, Inc.NYThrift7/18/1998Completed on 1/21/199973.60310,368
Conestoga Bancorp, Inc.NYThrift11/03/1995Completed on 6/26/1996105.10485,132
 
Bank & Thrift Branch Deals

Target
Seller
Industry
Type
Announce
Date
Status Number of
Branches
All
Branch
States
Total Deposits
Transferred
($000)
1 BranchHamilton Bancorp, Inc.Thrift12/31/1992Completed on 6/4/19931NY39,300
 
Specialty Finance Portfolio Company Deals

Target
Seller
Announce
Date
Status Deal Value
($M)
Target Net
Receivables
($000)
Multifamily loan portfolioFannie Mae2/20/2014Completed on 2/20/2014200,100
 
Sales and Divestitures
Bank & Thrift Branch Deals

Target
Buyer
Industry
Type
Announce
Date
Status Number of
Branches
All
Branch
States
Total Deposits
Transferred
($000)
DepositsRoslyn Bancorp,Inc.Thrift7/09/1999Completed on 11/10/19990NY18,000
 
Specialty Finance Portfolio Company Deals

Target
Buyer
Announce
Date
Status Deal Value
($M)
Target Net
Receivables
($000)
Two multi-family loansUndisclosed buyer6/30/2010Completed on 6/30/2010NA11,600
Multifamily mortgage loansUndisclosed buyer4/20/2009Completed on 4/20/2009100.00100,000
 
Officers and Directors
Senior Management
Kenneth J. Mahon
President and Chief Executive Officer
Lance J. Bennett
Executive Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary
William E. Brown
Executive Vice President and Chief Retail Officer
Conrad J. Gunther Jr.
Executive Vice President - Business Banking
Timothy B. King
Executive Vice President and Chief Risk Officer
Timothy Lenhoff
Executive Vice President and Chief Technology Officer
Stuart H. Lubow
Senior Executive Vice President - Business Banking
Michael Pucella
Executive Vice President & Chief Accounting Officer
Anthony J. Rose
Executive Vice President and Chief Administration, Diversity, and Inclusion Officer
Roberto S. Volino
Senior Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer
 
Board of Directors
Vincent F. Palagiano
Chairman
Michael P. Devine
Vice Chairman of the Board
Kenneth J. Mahon
Anthony Bergamo
Steven D. Cohn
Patrick E. Curtin
Robert C. Golden
Kathleen M. Nelson
Lead Director
Joseph J. Perry
Omer S.J. Williams
 
Stock Price History
High ($)Low ($)
One Day20.03  19.60  
One Month22.10  19.35  
Three Months22.48  19.00  
Year-to-Date22.48  19.35  
One Year22.48  16.10  
Three Year22.48  14.02  
Three Year Date1/27/2017 10/8/2014 
Stock Purchase Program


Dime Community Bancshares, Inc. offers a Direct Stock Purchase Program for investors wishing to reinvest dividends or to purchase or sell Dime Community Bancshares, Inc. common stock. This plan is available to both present shareholders of record as well as to individual investors wishing to make an initial purchase of Dime Community Bancshares, Inc. common stock.

The Dime Community Bancshares, Inc. Direct Stock Purchase Program is maintained and administered by American Stock Transfer and Trust Company.

If you are interested in participating in the Dime Community Bancshares, Inc. Direct Stock Purchase Program please contact Kenneth Ceonzo - Director of Investor Relations at (718)782- 6200 ext. 8279 or kceonzo@dimewill.com.

Peer Analysis

Data for trailing four quarters

Performance Ratios (%)DCOM Peer
Median
Peer
Average
ROAA1.31 0.92 0.99 
ROAE13.40 7.75 8.57 
Net Interest Margin2.68 2.99 3.00 
Efficiency Ratio47.96 59.14 58.01 
Loans / Deposits128.23 102.04 105.00 
Asset Quality Ratios (%)   
NPAs / Assets0.24 0.66 0.68 
NCOs / Avg Loans0.00 0.05 0.10 
Reserves / Loans0.36 0.85 0.81 
Reserves / NPAs144.66 82.78 123.94 
Capital Ratios (%)   
Tier 1 Capital12.95 12.54 15.07 
Tangible Equity / Tangible Assets8.58 9.01 10.50 
Total Equity / Total Assets9.42 12.15 12.46 
Market Ratios   
Price / Earnings (x)10.10 18.41 23.08 
Price / Book (%)131.72 139.39 147.61 
Dividend Yield (%)2.81 2.29 2.25 
Dime Community Bancshares, Inc.'s peer group consists of the following: Astoria Financial Corporation (AF) , First Niagara Financial Group, Inc. (FNFG) , Flushing Financial Corporation (FFIC) , Investors Bancorp, Inc. (ISBC) , Kearny Financial Corp. (KRNY) , New York Community Bancorp, Inc. (NYCB) , OceanFirst Financial Corp. (OCFC) , Oritani Financial Corp. (ORIT) , Provident Financial Services, Inc. (PFS) , Signature Bank (SBNY) , Sterling Bancorp (STL) , Sun Bancorp, Inc. (SNBC) , TrustCo Bank Corp NY (TRST) , Valley National Bancorp (VLY)

Dime Community Bancshares, Inc.'s financial data is as of 12/31/2016.

Peer financial data is as of 12/31/2016  except for these companies:

First Niagara Financial Group, Inc.'s financial data is as of 6/30/2016.
Institutional Ownership
Ownership Information
Shares Outstanding37,498,771
Short Interest Shares684,779
Float (%)83.32
Institutional Ownership (%)71.15
Mutual Fund Ownership (%)40.71
Insider Ownership (%)16.68
Top 10 Instn Holders (%)40.39
Ownership Activity
DescriptionHoldersShares
Total Positions16626,681,833
New Positions1489,124
Increased Positions622,394,405
Decreased Positions46(1,087,102)
Soldout Positions20(1,073,095)
Net Change 323,332
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FAQ
Q: Where is Dime Community Bancshares, Inc.'s common stock listed?
A: Our common stock is listed on NASDAQ under the symbol DCOM.
For more detailed stock information, please visit our Stock Information page.

Q: Does Dime Community Bancshares, Inc. pay a Dividend?
A: To see a list of our historical dividends, please visit our Dividends page.

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