Crowell Weedon’s Community Bank & Wealth Management Group Issues Bank Analysis & Summary Report

Leading Community Bank Authority Issues First Quarter 2015 Report Covering Community Banks

LOS ANGELES--()--Crowell, Weedon & Co., a division of D.A. Davidson & Co., announced today that its Community Bank & Wealth Management Group has issued its First Quarter 2015 Bank Analysis Report, providing a detailed financial overview of all community banks for which the firm makes a market.

“We continue to see improvement among community banks both from an asset growth and earnings standpoint. Although challenges continue from compressed interest margin and regulatory costs, we feel that these will be driving factors as we see institutions merge and entertain acquisitions. It is definitely an interesting but exciting time for Community Banks as they cycle to a stronger market environment,” said Michael Natzic, Senior Vice President of the Community Bank & Wealth Management Group.

Community banks featured in the report include:

Alerus Financial Corporation       ALRS
American Business Bank AMBZ
American Riviera Bank ARBV
Americas United Bank AUNB
Bank of Marin BMRC
Bank of Napa BNNP
Bank of Santa Clarita BSCA
Bay Commercial Bank BCML
BBCN Bancorp, Inc. BBCN
BOFI Holding, Inc. BOFI
Bridge Capital Holdings BBNK
California Bank of Commerce CABC
California Republic Bank CRPB
Central Valley Comm. Bancorp CVCY
Chino Commercial Bancorp CCBC
Commencement Bank CBWA
CommerceWest Bank CWBK
Commonwealth Business Bank CWBB
Community Bank of Santa Maria CYSM
Community Bank of the Bay CBYAA
Communities First Financial Corporation CFST
Community Valley Bancorp CMUV
Community West Bancshares CWBC
Cornerstone Community Bancorp CRSB
County Commerce Bank CNYB
CU Bancorp CUNB
CVB Financial Corp. CVBF
East West Bancorp EWBC
1st Capital Bank FISB
1st Century Bank FCTY
Farmers & Merchants Bank of Central California FMCB
Farmers & Merchants Bank of Long Beach FMBL
First BancTrust Corporation FIRT
First Interstate BancSystem, Inc. FIBK
First Mountain Bank FMBP
First Northern Community Bancorp FNRN
First Sound Bank FSWA
FNB Bancorp FNBG
Focus Business Bank FCSB
Founders Bancorp FBCP
Friendly Hills Bank FHLB
FS Bancorp, Inc. FSBW
Golden State Business Bank GSBB
Hanmi Financial Corp. HAFC
Heritage Commerce Corp HTBK
Heritage Oaks Bancorp HEOP
Mission Bancorp MSBC
Mission Valley Bancorp MVLY
Mother Lode Bank MOLB
Northwest Bancorporation, Inc. NBCT
Oak Valley Community Bancorp OVLY
OCB Bancorp OJCB
Open Bank OPBK
Orange County Business Bank OCBB
Pacific City Financial Corp. PFCF
PBB Bancorp PBCA
Pinnacle Bank PBNK
Premier Valley Bank PVLY
Puget Sound Bank PUGB
Redwood Capital Bancorp RWCB
RepublicBankAz, N.A. RBAZ
San Diego Private Bank SDPB
Santa Cruz County Bank SCZC
Security California Bancorp SCAF
Sierra Bancorp BSRR
State Bank Corp. SBAZ
Summit Bank SBKO
Summit State Bank SSBI
Suncrest Bank SBKK
SVB Financial Group SIVB
TFC Holding Company TFCH
Trico Bancshares TCBK
United Security Bancorp UBFO
Uniti Financial Corporation UIFC
Valley Republic Bank VLLX
WestAmerica Bancorp WABC
Wilshire Bancorp       WIBC

The Community Bank & Wealth Management Group includes Senior Vice President Michael Natzic, Senior Vice President Troy Norlander, and Associate Vice President Katy Ehlers. As an authority on community banks, Crowell Weedon's Community Bank & Wealth Management Group represents over 70 community banks across the United States.

The First Quarter 2015 Bank Analysis Summary Report can be obtained at or from the Community Bank & Wealth Management Group:, 800-288-2811.

About D.A. Davidson & Co. member SIPC

Founded 80 years ago, D.A. Davidson is the largest full-service investment firm based in the Northwest. In 2013, the firm merged with Crowell Weedon, which now is D.A. Davidson’s California-based division. Besides offering wealth management services for individual investors and businesses, D.A. Davidson operates capital markets businesses that focus on investment banking, public finance, research, corporate services, and sales and trading. D.A. Davidson is part of D.A. Davidson Companies, an employee-owned financial services company with 1,320 professionals working in 24 states. Also part of D.A. Davidson Companies: D.A. Davidson Trust Company, a trust and wealth management firm; Davidson Investment Advisors, a professional asset management firm; and Davidson Fixed Income Management, a registered investment advisor providing fixed income portfolio management services.


D.A. Davidson & Co.
Jacquie Burchard, 406-791-7465

Release Summary

Crowell, Weedon & Co. Bank & Wealth Management Group's first quarter community bank report finds improvement in asset growth, earnings among community banks amid continued economic recovery.


D.A. Davidson & Co.
Jacquie Burchard, 406-791-7465