Bank of the Ozarks, Inc. Announces Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2013 Earnings

LITTLE ROCK, Ark.--()--Bank of the Ozarks, Inc. (NASDAQ:OZRK) today announced that net income for the fourth quarter of 2013 was $24.4 million, an 18.1% increase from $20.7 million for the fourth quarter of 2012. Diluted earnings per common share for the fourth quarter of 2013 were $0.66, an 11.9% increase from $0.59 for the fourth quarter of 2012.

For the full year of 2013, net income totaled $87.1 million, a 13.1% increase from $77.0 million for the full year of 2012. Diluted earnings per common share for 2013 were $2.41, a 9.0% increase from $2.21 for 2012.

The Company’s results for 2013 included the July 31, 2013 acquisition of The First National Bank of Shelby (“FNB Shelby”) in Shelby, North Carolina. This acquisition resulted in bargain purchase gain, net of acquisition and conversion costs, of approximately $0.2 million after applicable taxes during the third quarter of 2013. The Company’s results for the fourth quarter and full year of 2012 included bargain purchase gain, net of acquisition and conversion costs, of approximately $1.1 million after applicable taxes as a result of the acquisition of Genala Banc, Inc. (“Genala”).

The Company’s annualized returns on average assets and average common stockholders’ equity for the fourth quarter of 2013 were 2.02% and 15.73%, respectively, compared to 2.15% and 16.99%, respectively, for the fourth quarter of 2012. Returns on average assets and average common stockholders’ equity for the full year of 2013 were 2.04% and 15.60%, respectively, compared to 2.04% and 16.80%, respectively, for 2012.

Loans and leases, excluding loans covered by FDIC loss share agreements (“covered loans”) and purchased loans not covered by loss share (“purchased non-covered loans”), were $2.63 billion at December 31, 2013, a 24.4% increase from $2.12 billion at December 31, 2012. Including covered loans and purchased non-covered loans, total loans and leases were $3.36 billion at December 31, 2013, a 21.9% increase from $2.75 billion at December 31, 2012.

In commenting on these results, George Gleason, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, stated, “We are pleased to report our excellent fourth quarter results. Highlights of the quarter included stellar asset quality and another quarter of excellent loan and lease growth. Our capabilities to generate loan and lease growth have been clearly evident this year. Our balance of loans and leases outstanding, excluding covered loans and purchased non-covered loans, increased $110 million in the quarter just ended and $517 million for the full year of 2013. Our unfunded balance of closed loans increased $78 million during the fourth quarter, growing to $1.21 billion at December 31, 2013 compared to $1.13 billion at September 30, 2013 and $769 million at December 31, 2012.”

Deposits were $3.72 billion at December 31, 2013, a 19.9% increase compared to $3.10 billion at December 31, 2012.

Total assets were $4.79 billion at December 31, 2013, an 18.5% increase compared to $4.04 billion at December 31, 2012.

Common stockholders’ equity was $625 million at December 31, 2013, a 23.1% increase from $508 million at December 31, 2012. Book value per common share was $16.96 at December 31, 2013, a 17.9% increase from $14.39 at December 31, 2012. Changes in common stockholders’ equity and book value per common share reflect earnings, dividends paid, stock option and stock grant transactions, stock consideration issued in connection with the Company’s acquisitions and changes in the Company’s mark-to-market adjustment for unrealized gains and losses on investment securities available for sale.

The Company’s ratio of common stockholders’ equity to total assets increased to 13.06% at December 31, 2013, compared to 12.57% at December 31, 2012. Its ratio of tangible common stockholders’ equity to tangible total assets increased to 12.71% at December 31, 2013, compared to 12.31% at December 31, 2012. The calculation of the Company’s ratio of tangible common stockholders’ equity to tangible total assets and the reconciliation to generally accepted accounting principles (“GAAP”) is included in the accompanying schedules to this press release.

NET INTEREST INCOME

Net interest income for the fourth quarter of 2013 was $55.3 million, an increase of 26.3% from $43.8 million for the fourth quarter of 2012. Net interest margin, on a fully taxable equivalent (“FTE”) basis, was 5.63% in the fourth quarter of 2013, a 21 basis point decrease from 5.84% in the fourth quarter of 2012, but an eight basis point increase from 5.55% in the third quarter of 2013. Average earning assets were $4.06 billion in the fourth quarter of 2013, a 30.3% increase from $3.12 billion in the fourth quarter of 2012.

Net interest income for the full year of 2013 was $193.5 million, an 11.0% increase from $174.3 million for the full year of 2012. The Company’s net interest margin (FTE) for 2013 was 5.63%, a 28 basis point decrease from 5.91% for 2012. Average earning assets were $3.59 billion for 2013, a 16.0% increase from $3.09 billion for 2012.

NON-INTEREST INCOME

Non-interest income for the fourth quarter of 2013 was $18.6 million, a 1.4% decrease from $18.8 million for the fourth quarter of 2012. Results for the fourth quarter of 2012 included a pre-tax bargain purchase gain of $2.4 million on the Genala acquisition.

Non-interest income for the full year of 2013 was $71.9 million, a 14.4% increase from $62.9 million for 2012. Results for the full year of 2013 included a pre-tax bargain purchase gain of $1.06 million on the FNB Shelby acquisition, and results for the full year of 2012 included the pre-tax bargain purchase gain of $2.4 million on the Genala acquisition.

Service charges on deposit accounts were a record $6.03 million in the fourth quarter of 2013, a 25.7% increase from $4.80 million in the fourth quarter of 2012. Service charges on deposit accounts were a record $21.6 million for the full year of 2013, an 11.6% increase from $19.4 million for the full year of 2012.

Mortgage lending income was $0.97 million in the fourth quarter of 2013, a decrease of 34.8% from $1.48 million in the fourth quarter of 2012. Mortgage lending income was $5.63 million for the full year of 2013, a 0.8% increase from $5.58 million for 2012.

Trust income was a record $1.29 million for the fourth quarter of 2013, an increase of 38.9% from $0.93 million for the fourth quarter of 2012. Trust income was a record $4.10 million for the full year of 2013, an increase of 18.6% from $3.46 million for 2012.

Income from accretion of the Company’s FDIC loss share receivable, net of amortization of the Company’s FDIC clawback payable, was $0.90 million in the fourth quarter of 2013, a decrease of 32.6% from $1.34 million in the fourth quarter of 2012. For the full year of 2013, income from accretion of the Company’s FDIC loss share receivable, net of amortization of the Company’s FDIC clawback payable, was $7.17 million, a decrease of 2.8% from $7.38 million in 2012.

Other income from loss share and purchased non-covered loans was $4.83 million in the fourth quarter of 2013 compared to $3.19 million in the fourth quarter of 2012. Other income from loss share and purchased non-covered loans was $13.2 million for the full year of 2013 compared to $10.6 million in 2012.

Net gains on sales of other assets were $1.80 million in the fourth quarter of 2013 compared to $2.43 million in the fourth quarter of 2012. Net gains on sales of other assets were $9.39 million for the full year of 2013 compared to $6.81 million in 2012. The net gains on sales of other assets in each of these periods were primarily due to net gains on sales of foreclosed assets covered by FDIC loss share agreements.

NON-INTEREST EXPENSE

Non-interest expense for the fourth quarter of 2013 was $34.7 million, an increase of 16.2% from $29.9 million for the fourth quarter of 2012. There were no acquisition and conversion costs in the fourth quarter of 2013, compared to $0.6 million of such costs in the fourth quarter of 2012.

The Company’s efficiency ratio for the fourth quarter of 2013 was 45.5% compared to 46.3% for the fourth quarter of 2012.

Non-interest expense for the full year of 2013 was $126.1 million, an increase of 10.1% from $114.5 million for 2012. Non-interest expense for 2013 included acquisition and conversion costs of approximately $1.4 million, compared to $0.6 million of such costs in 2012.

The Company’s efficiency ratio for 2013 was 46.0% compared to 46.6% for 2012.

ASSET QUALITY, CHARGE-OFFS AND ALLOWANCE

Loans, repossessions and foreclosed assets covered by FDIC loss share agreements, along with the related FDIC loss share receivable, are presented in the Company’s financial reports with a carrying value equal to the net present value of expected future proceeds. At December 31, 2013, the carrying value of covered loans was $352 million, foreclosed assets covered by loss share was $38 million and the FDIC loss share receivable was $72 million. At December 31, 2012, the carrying value of covered loans was $596 million, foreclosed assets covered by loss share was $53 million and the FDIC loss share receivable was $152 million.

Purchased non-covered loans include a small volume of non-covered loans acquired in FDIC-assisted acquisitions and loans acquired in the Genala and FNB Shelby acquisitions. Purchased non-covered loans that contain evidence of credit deterioration on the date of purchase are initially recorded at fair value and are presented in the Company’s financial reports with a carrying value equal to the net present value of expected future proceeds. Other purchased non-covered loans are initially recorded at fair value on the date of purchase and are presented in the Company’s financial reports at their initial fair value, adjusted for subsequent advances, pay downs, amortization or accretion of any premium or discount on purchase, charge-offs and any other adjustments to carrying value. The carrying value of purchased non-covered loans was $373 million at December 31, 2013 and $42 million at December 31, 2012.

Excluding covered loans and purchased non-covered loans, nonperforming loans and leases as a percent of total loans and leases improved to 0.33% at December 31, 2013 compared to 0.43% at December 31, 2012 and 0.41% at September 30, 2013.

Excluding covered loans, purchased non-covered loans and foreclosed assets covered by loss share, nonperforming assets as a percent of total assets improved to 0.43% at December 31, 2013 compared to 0.57% at December 31, 2012 and 0.47% at September 30, 2013.

Excluding covered loans and purchased non-covered loans, the Company’s ratio of loans and leases past due 30 days or more, including past due non-accrual loans and leases, to total loans and leases improved to 0.45% at December 31, 2013 compared to 0.73% at December 31, 2012 and 0.54% at September 30, 2013.

The Company’s net charge-offs for the fourth quarter of 2013 were $1.6 million compared to $2.5 million for the fourth quarter of 2012. The Company’s net charge-offs for the fourth quarter of 2013 included $0.9 million for non-covered loans and leases and $0.7 million for covered loans. The Company’s net charge-offs for the fourth quarter of 2012 included $1.5 million for non-covered loans and leases and $1.0 million for covered loans. Net charge-offs for covered loans are reported net of applicable FDIC loss share receivable amounts.

The Company’s annualized net charge-off ratio for its non-covered loans and leases was 0.12% for the fourth quarter of 2013 compared to 0.28% for the fourth quarter of 2012 and 0.09% for the third quarter of 2013. The Company’s annualized net charge-off ratio for all loans and leases, including covered loans, was 0.18% for the fourth quarter of 2013 compared to 0.37% for the fourth quarter of 2012 and 0.19% for the third quarter of 2013.

The Company’s net charge-offs for the full year of 2013 were $7.9 million compared to $12.2 million for 2012. The Company’s net charge-offs for 2013 included $3.2 million for non-covered loans and leases and $4.7 million for covered loans. The Company’s net charge-offs for 2012 included $6.0 million for non-covered loans and leases and $6.2 million for covered loans.

The Company’s net charge-off ratio for its non-covered loans and leases was 0.13% for the full year of 2013 compared to 0.30% for 2012. The Company’s net charge-off ratio for all loans and leases, including covered loans, was 0.26% for 2013 compared to 0.46% for 2012.

For the fourth quarter of 2013, the Company’s provision for loan and lease losses was $2.9 million, which included $2.2 million for non-covered loans and leases and $0.7 million for covered loans. For the fourth quarter of 2012, the Company’s provision for loan and lease losses was $2.5 million, which included $1.5 million for non-covered loans and leases and $1.0 million for covered loans.

For the full year of 2013, the Company’s provision for loan and lease losses was $12.1 million, which included $7.4 million for non-covered loans and leases and $4.7 million for covered loans. For the full year of 2012, the Company’s provision for loan and lease losses was $11.7 million, which included $5.5 million for non-covered loans and leases and $6.2 million for covered loans.

The Company’s allowance for loan and lease losses was $42.9 million at December 31, 2013, compared to $38.7 million at December 31, 2012, and $41.7 million at September 30, 2013. The Company had no allowance for covered loans or purchased non-covered loans at December 31, 2013 or 2012 or September 30, 2013. The Company’s allowance for loan and lease losses as a percentage of total loans and leases, excluding covered loans and purchased non-covered loans, was 1.63% at December 31, 2013, compared to 1.83% at December 31, 2012, and 1.65% at September 30, 2013.

PROPOSED TRANSACTION

On December 9, 2013, the Company entered into a definitive agreement and plan of merger with Bancshares, Inc. (“Bancshares”) in Houston, Texas, pursuant to which the Company expects to acquire all of the outstanding common stock of Bancshares in a cash transaction valued at approximately $23 million, subject to potential adjustments. Bancshares, through its wholly-owned bank subsidiary, OMNIBANK, N.A., operates eight offices in Houston, Austin, Cedar Park, Lockhart and San Antonio, Texas. OMNIBANK, N.A. was established in 1954 and, at September 30, 2013, had approximately $301 million in total assets, $169 million in loans and $269 million in deposits. Completion of the transaction is subject to certain closing conditions, including customary regulatory approvals and approval of the shareholders of Bancshares.

CONFERENCE CALL

Management will conduct a conference call to review announcements made in this press release at 10:00 a.m. CST (11:00 a.m. EST) on Friday, January 17, 2013. The call will be available live or in recorded version on the Company’s website www.bankozarks.com under “Investor Relations” or interested parties calling from locations within the United States and Canada may call 1-888-299-7209 up to ten minutes prior to the beginning of the call and ask for the Bank of the Ozarks conference call. A recorded playback of the entire call will be available on the Company’s website or by telephone by calling 1-888-203-1112 in the United States and Canada or 719-457-0820 internationally. The passcode for this telephone playback is 3160313. The telephone playback will be available for one week following the call, and the website recording of the call will be available for 12 months.

NON-GAAP FINANCIAL MEASURES

This press release contains certain non-GAAP capital ratios. The Company’s management uses these non-GAAP financial measures as the principal measure of the strength of its capital. These measures typically adjust GAAP financial measures to exclude intangible assets. Since the presentation of these GAAP financial measures and their impact differ between companies, management believes presentations of these non-GAAP financial measures provide useful supplemental information that is essential to a proper understanding of the financial results of the Company’s core businesses. These non-GAAP disclosures should not be viewed as a substitute for financial results determined in accordance with GAAP, nor are they necessarily comparable to non-GAAP performance measures that may be presented by other companies. Reconciliations of GAAP to non-GAAP disclosures are included in the table at the end of this release.

FORWARD LOOKING STATEMENTS

This release and other communications by the Company contain “forward looking statements” regarding the Company’s plans, expectations, thoughts, beliefs, estimates, goals and outlook for the future that are intended to be covered by the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. Forward-looking statements are based on management’s expectations as well as certain assumptions and estimates made by, and information available to, management at the time. Those statements are subject to certain risks, uncertainties and other factors that may cause actual results to differ materially from those projected in such forward looking statements. These risks, uncertainties, and other factors include, but are not limited to: potential delays or other problems implementing the Company’s growth and expansion strategy including delays in identifying sites, hiring or retaining qualified personnel, obtaining regulatory or other approvals, obtaining permits and designing, constructing and opening new offices; the ability to enter into and/or close additional FDIC-assisted or traditional acquisitions; problems with integrating or managing acquisitions; opportunities to profitably deploy capital; the ability to achieve growth in loans, leases and deposits, including growth from unfunded closed loans; the ability to generate future revenue growth or to control future growth in non-interest expense; interest rate fluctuations, including changes in the yield curve between short-term and long-term interest rates; competitive factors and pricing pressures, including their effect on the Company’s net interest margin; general economic, unemployment, credit market and real estate market conditions, and the effect of any such conditions on the creditworthiness of borrowers and lessees, collateral values, the value of investment securities and asset recovery values, including the value of the FDIC loss share receivable and related assets covered by FDIC loss share agreements; changes in legal and regulatory requirements; recently enacted and potential legislation and regulatory actions, including legislation and regulatory actions intended to stabilize economic conditions and credit markets, strengthen the capital of financial institutions, increase regulation of the financial services industry and protect homeowners or consumers; changes in U.S. government monetary and fiscal policy; possible further downgrade of U.S. Treasury securities; adoption of new accounting standards or changes in existing standards; and adverse results in current or future litigation as well as other factors identified in this press release or in Management’s Discussion and Analysis under the caption “Forward Looking Information” contained in the Company’s most recent Annual Report on Form 10-K for the year ended December 31, 2012 filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission and its most recent Quarterly Reports on Form 10-Q filed with the SEC. The Company disclaims any obligation to update or revise any forward-looking statements, whether as a result of new information, future events or otherwise.

GENERAL INFORMATION

Bank of the Ozarks, Inc. common stock trades on the NASDAQ Global Select Market under the symbol “OZRK”. The Company owns a state-chartered subsidiary bank that conducts banking operations through 132 offices, including 66 Arkansas offices, 28 Georgia offices, 15 North Carolina offices, 14 Texas offices, four Florida offices, three Alabama offices and one office each in South Carolina and New York. The Company may be contacted at (501) 978-2265 or P.O. Box 8811, Little Rock, Arkansas 72231-8811. The Company’s website is www.bankozarks.com.

 

Bank of the Ozarks, Inc.

Selected Consolidated Financial Data

(Dollars in Thousands, Except Per Share Amounts)

Unaudited

     
Quarters Ended Years Ended
December 31, December 31,
 

2013

     

2012

   

%
Change

   

2013

     

2012

   

%
Change

 

Income statement data:

Net interest income $ 55,282 $ 43,771 26.3 % $ 193,519 $ 174,346 11.0 %
Provision for loan and lease losses 2,863 2,533 13.0 12,075 11,745 2.8
Non-interest income 18,592 18,848 (1.4 ) 71,937 62,860 14.4
Non-interest expense 34,728 29,891 16.2 126,069 114,462 10.1
Net income available to common stockholders 24,398 20,667 18.1 87,135 77,044 13.1
 

Common stock data:

Net income per share – diluted $ 0.66 $ 0.59 11.9 % $ 2.41 $ 2.21 9.0 %
Net income per share – basic 0.66 0.59 11.9 2.42 2.22 9.0
Cash dividends per share 0.21 0.14 50.0 0.72 0.50 44.0
Book value per share 16.96 14.39 17.9 16.96 14.39 17.9
Diluted shares outstanding (thousands) 37,150 35,096 36,201 34,888
End of period shares outstanding (thousands) 36,856 35,272 36,856 35,272
 

Balance sheet data at period end:

Assets $ 4,787,068 $ 4,040,207 18.5 % $ 4,787,068 $ 4,040,207 18.5 %
Loans and leases 2,632,565 2,115,834 24.4 2,632,565 2,115,834 24.4
Purchased loans not covered by loss share 372,723 41,534 797.4 372,723 41,534 797.4
Loans covered by loss share 351,791 596,239 (41.0 ) 351,791 596,239 (41.0 )
Allowance for loan and lease losses 42,945 38,738 10.9 42,945 38,738 10.9
Foreclosed assets covered by loss share 37,960 52,951 (28.3 ) 37,960 52,951 (28.3 )
FDIC loss share receivable 71,854 152,198 (52.8 ) 71,854 152,198 (52.8 )
Investment securities 669,384 494,266 35.4 669,384 494,266 35.4
Goodwill 5,243 5,243 - 5,243 5,243 -
Other intangibles – net of amortization 13,915 6,584 111.3 13,915 6,584 111.3
Deposits 3,717,027 3,101,055 19.9 3,717,027 3,101,055 19.9
Repurchase agreements with customers 53,103 29,550 79.7 53,103 29,550 79.7
Other borrowings 280,895 280,763 0.1 280,895 280,763 0.1
Subordinated debentures 64,950 64,950 - 64,950 64,950 -
Common stockholders’ equity 624,958 507,664 23.1 624,958 507,664 23.1
Net unrealized gains (losses) on investment securities AFS included in common stockholders’ equity

(3,672

)

10,783

 

(3,672

)

10,783

 

Loan and lease, including covered loans and purchased non-covered loans, to deposit ratio

90.32

%

88.80

%

90.32

%

88.80

%

 

Selected ratios:

Return on average assets* 2.02 % 2.15 % 2.04 % 2.04 %
Return on average common stockholders’ equity* 15.73 16.99 15.60 16.80
Average common equity to total average assets 12.87 12.68 13.09 12.13
Net interest margin – FTE* 5.63 5.84 5.63 5.91
Efficiency ratio 45.55 46.25 46.00 46.58
Net charge-offs to average loans and leases*(1) 0.12 0.28 0.13 0.30
Nonperforming loans and leases to total loans and leases(2)

0.33

0.43

0.33

0.43

Nonperforming assets to total assets(2) 0.43 0.57 0.43 0.57
Allowance for loan and lease losses to total loans and leases(2)

1.63

1.83

1.63

1.83

 

Other information:

Non-accrual loans and leases(2) $ 8,737 $ 9,109 $ 8,737 $ 9,109
Accruing loans and leases – 90 days past due(2) - - - -
Troubled and restructured loans and leases(2) - - - -
ORE and repossessions(2) 11,851 13,924 11,851 13,924
Impaired covered loans 46,179 38,463 46,179 38,463
Impaired purchased non-covered loans - - - -
*Ratios for interim periods annualized based on actual days.
(1) Excludes covered loans and net charge-offs related to covered loans.
(2) Excludes purchased non-covered loans, covered loans and covered foreclosed assets, except for their inclusion in total assets.

               

Bank of the Ozarks, Inc.

Supplemental Quarterly Financial Data

(Dollars in Thousands, Except Per Share Amounts)

Unaudited

 
  3/31/12     6/30/12     9/30/12     12/31/12     3/31/13     6/30/13     9/30/13     12/31/13  

Earnings Summary:

Net interest income $ 43,833 $ 42,298 $ 44,444 $ 43,771 $ 44,139 $ 43,465 $ 50,633 $ 55,282
Federal tax (FTE) adjustment   2,288     2,151     2,087     2,009     2,020     2,076     2,161     2,372  
Net interest income (FTE) 46,121 44,449 46,531 45,780 46,159 45,541 52,794 57,654
Provision for loan and lease losses (3,076 ) (3,055 ) (3,080 ) (2,533 ) (2,728 ) (2,666 ) (3,818 ) (2,863 )
Non-interest income 13,810 15,710 14,491 18,848 16,357 18,987 18,000 18,592
Non-interest expense   (28,607 )   (27,282 )   (28,682 )   (29,891 )   (29,231 )   (29,901 )   (32,208 )   (34,728 )
Pretax income (FTE) 28,248 29,822 29,260 32,204 30,557 31,961 34,768 38,655
FTE adjustment (2,288 ) (2,151 ) (2,087 ) (2,009 ) (2,020 ) (2,076 ) (2,161 ) (2,372 )
Provision for income taxes (7,950 ) (8,584 ) (7,883 ) (9,519 ) (8,526 ) (9,506 ) (10,224 ) (11,893 )
Noncontrolling interest   (1 )   5     (15 )   (9 )   (11 )   8     (33 )   8  
Net income available to common stockholders

$

18,009

 

$

19,092

 

$

19,275

 

$

20,667

 

$

20,000

 

$

20,387

 

$

22,350

 

$

24,398

 
Earnings per common share – diluted $ 0.52 $ 0.55 $ 0.55 $ 0.59 $ 0.56 $ 0.57 $ 0.61 $ 0.66
 

Non-interest Income:

Service charges on deposit accounts $ 4,693 $ 4,908 $ 5,000 $ 4,799 $ 4,722 $ 5,074 $ 5,817 $ 6,031
Mortgage lending income 1,101 1,328 1,672 1,483 1,741 1,643 1,276 967
Trust income 774 888 865 928 883 865 1,060 1,289
Bank owned life insurance income 576 567 598 1,027 1,083 1,104 1,179 1,164

Accretion of FDIC loss share receivable, net of amortization of FDIC clawback payable

2,305

2,035

1,699

1,336

2,392

2,481

1,396

901

Other income from loss share and purchased non-covered loans, net

1,983

3,197

2,270

3,194

2,155

3,689

2,484

4,825

Gains (losses) on investment securities 1 402 - 55 156 - - 4
Gains on sales of other assets 1,555 1,397 1,425 2,431 1,974 3,110 2,501 1,801
Gains on merger and acquisition transactions

-

-

-

2,403

-

-

1,061

-

Other   822     988     962     1,192     1,251     1,021     1,226     1,610  
Total non-interest income $ 13,810   $ 15,710   $ 14,491   $ 18,848   $ 16,357   $ 18,987   $ 18,000   $ 18,592  
 

Non-interest Expense:

Salaries and employee benefits $ 14,052 $ 14,574 $ 15,040 $ 15,362 $ 15,694 $ 15,294 $ 16,456 $ 17,381
Net occupancy expense 3,878 3,650 4,105 4,160 4,514 4,370 4,786 5,039
Other operating expenses 10,168 8,549 9,028 9,860 8,455 9,669 10,178 11,427
Amortization of intangibles   509     509     509     509     568     568     788     881  
Total non-interest expense $ 28,607   $ 27,282   $ 28,682   $ 29,891   $ 29,231   $ 29,901   $ 32,208   $ 34,728  
 

Allowance for Loan and Lease Losses:

Balance at beginning of period $ 39,169 $ 38,632 $ 38,862 $ 38,672 $ 38,738 $ 38,422 $ 39,373 $ 41,660
Net charge-offs (3,613 ) (2,825 ) (3,270 ) (2,467 ) (3,044 ) (1,715 ) (1,531 ) (1,578 )
Provision for loan and lease losses   3,076     3,055     3,080     2,533     2,728     2,666     3,818     2,863  
Balance at end of period $ 38,632   $ 38,862   $ 38,672   $ 38,738   $ 38,422   $ 39,373   $ 41,660   $ 42,945  
 

Selected Ratios:

Net interest margin - FTE* 5.98 % 5.84 % 5.97 % 5.84 % 5.83 % 5.56 % 5.55 % 5.63 %
Efficiency ratio 47.73 45.35 47.00 46.25 46.76 46.34 45.49 45.55
Net charge-offs to average loans and leases*(1)

0.44

0.18

0.32

0.28

0.19

0.11

0.09

0.12

Nonperforming loans and leases to total loans and leases(2)

0.60

0.49

0.43

0.43

0.40

0.66

0.41

0.33

Nonperforming assets to total assets(2) 0.76 0.63 0.59 0.57 0.50 0.66 0.47 0.43

Allowance for loan and lease losses to total loans and leases(2)

2.04

1.96

1.90

1.83

1.78

1.61

1.65

1.63

Loans and leases past due 30 days or more, including past due non-accrual loans and leases, to total loans and leases(2)

0.83

0.74

0.61

0.73

0.56

0.74

0.54

0.45

*Ratios for interim periods annualized based on actual days.
(1) Excludes covered loans and net charge-offs related to covered loans.
(2) Excludes purchased non-covered loans, covered loans and covered foreclosed assets, except for their inclusion in total assets.

     

Bank of the Ozarks, Inc.

Average Consolidated Balance Sheets and Net Interest Analysis – FTE

Unaudited

 
Quarters Ended December 31, Years Ended December 31,
2013       2012   2013       2012  
Average     Income/     Yield/ Average     Income/     Yield/ Average     Income/     Yield/ Average     Income/     Yield/
Balance Expense Rate Balance Expense Rate Balance Expense Rate Balance Expense Rate
(Dollars in thousands)
ASSETS
Earning assets:
Interest earning deposits and federal funds sold

$

1,028

$

12

4.58

%

$

900

$

3

1.30

%

$

1,108

$

33

2.96

%

$

1,078

$

8

0.74

%

Investment securities:
Taxable 279,904 2,382 3.38 98,454 773 3.12 202,783 6,838 3.37 88,182 2,950 3.35
Tax-exempt – FTE 391,750 6,668 6.75 330,401 5,729 6.90 359,068 24,512 6.83 335,784 24,318 7.24
Loans and leases – FTE 2,618,101 35,676 5.41 2,061,609 30,126 5.81 2,362,827 129,470 5.48 1,962,699 115,132 5.87
Purchased non-covered loans 386,209 7,442 7.65 1,999 43 8.56 187,353 14,808 7.90 2,913 254 8.72
Covered loans   382,457   10,276 10.66   622,755   14,110 9.01   476,137   45,122 9.48   704,283   61,820 8.78
Total earning assets – FTE 4,059,449 62,456 6.10 3,116,118 50,784 6.48 3,589,276 220,783 6.15 3,094,939 204,482 6.61
Non-interest earning assets   723,455  

702,343

  679,067   684,892
Total assets $ 4,782,904 $ 3,818,461 $ 4,268,343 $ 3,779,831
 
LIABILITIES AND STOCKHOLDERS’ EQUITY

 

Interest bearing liabilities:
Deposits:
Savings and interest bearing transaction

$

2,026,879

$

1,052

0.21

%

$

1,634,983

$

1,062

0.26

%

$

1,798,692

$

3,636

0.20

%

$

1,579,909

$

4,579

0.29

%

Time deposits of $100,000 or more

465,222 280 0.24 327,313 328 0.40 390,894 1,108 0.28 351,002 1,867 0.53
Other time deposits   481,733   314 0.26   405,753   455 0.45   444,862   1,359 0.31   444,451   2,536 0.57
Total interest bearing deposits 2,973,834 1,646 0.22 2,368,049 1,845 0.31 2,634,448 6,103 0.23 2,375,362 8,982 0.38
Repurchase agreements with customers

50,365

10

0.08

32,245

7

0.09

39,056

31

0.08

34,776

47

0.13

Other borrowings 281,885 2,716 3.82 280,766 2,702 3.83 289,615 10,780 3.72 291,678 10,723 3.68
Subordinated debentures   64,950   430 2.63   64,950   450 2.75   64,950   1,720 2.65   64,950   1,848 2.85
Total interest bearing liabilities 3,371,034 4,802 0.57 2,746,010 5,004 0.72 3,028,069 18,634 0.62 2,766,766 21,600 0.78
Non-interest bearing liabilities:
Non-interest bearing deposits 754,025 527,160 639,521 492,299
Other non-interest bearing liabilities   38,840   57,795   38,653   58,746
Total liabilities 4,163,899 3,330,965 3,706,243 3,317,811
Common stockholders’ equity 615,532 484,062 558,642 458,595
Noncontrolling interest   3,473   3,434   3,458   3,425
Total liabilities and stockholders’ equity

$

4,782,904

$

3,818,461

$

4,268,343

$

3,779,831

 

 

       

Net interest income – FTE

$

57,654

$

45,780

$

202,149

$ 182,882
Net interest margin – FTE 5.63 % 5.84 % 5.63 % 5.91 %

 

RECONCILIATION OF NON-GAAP FINANCIAL MEASURES

     

Bank of the Ozarks, Inc.

Calculation of the Ratio of Tangible Common

Stockholders’ Equity to Tangible Total Assets

Unaudited

 
December 31,  
  2013  

 

 

2012

 
(Dollars in thousands)
 
Total common stockholders’ equity before noncontrolling interest $ 624,958 $ 507,664
Less: intangible assets   (19,158 )   (11,827 )
 
Total tangible common stockholders’ equity $ 605,800   $ 495,837  
 
Total assets $ 4,787,068 $ 4,040,207
Less: intangible assets   (19,158 )   (11,827 )
 
Total tangible assets $ 4,767,910   $ 4,028,380  
 
Ratio of tangible common stockholders’ equity to total tangible assets   12.71 %   12.31 %

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Bank of the Ozarks, Inc.
Susan Blair, 501-978-2217

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Bank of the Ozarks, Inc.
Susan Blair, 501-978-2217