GFED Guaranty Federal Bancshares

Filed: 18 Dec 20, 10:45am
Washington, D.C. 20549
to Section 13 or 15(d) of the
Securities Exchange Act of 1934
Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported): December 18, 2020
Guaranty Federal Bancshares, Inc.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
(State or other jurisdiction of incorporation)(Commission file number)(IRS Employer Identification No.)
2144 E Republic Road, Suite F200
Springfield, Missouri 65804
(Address of principal executive offices and zip code)
Registrant's telephone number, including area code: (833) 875-2492
Not applicable
(Former name or former address, if changed since last report)
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Securities registered pursuant to Section 12(b) of the Act:
Title of each classTrading Symbol(s)Name of each exchange on which registered
Common Stock, Par Value $0.10 per shareGFEDNASDAQ Global Market
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Item 8.01 Other Events
On December 18, 2020, Guaranty Federal Bancshares, Inc., the holding company for Guaranty Bank, announced a dividend per common share of $.15 for its fourth quarter ending December 31, 2020. The dividend will be payable on January 15, 2021 to stockholders of record on January 5, 2021. A copy of the press release is attached hereto as Exhibit 99.1
Item 9.01 Financial Statements and Exhibits.
(d) Exhibits
Exhibit NumberDescription
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.
Guaranty Federal Bancshares, Inc.
By: /s/ Shaun A. Burke
Shaun A. Burke
President and Chief Executive Officer
Date: December 18, 2020