DCOM Dime Community Bancshares
Filed: 30 Apr 21, 12:50pm
SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549
PURSUANT TO SECTION 13 OR 15(d) OF THE
SECURITIES EXCHANGE ACT OF 1934
Date of report (Date of earliest event reported): April 29, 2021
DIME COMMUNITY BANCSHARES, INC.
(Exact name of the registrant as specified in its charter)
(State or other jurisdiction of
incorporation or organization)
|(Commission File Number)|
898 Veterans Memorial Highway, Suite 560
Hauppauge, New York
|(Address of principal executive offices)||(Zip Code)|
(Registrant’s telephone number)
(Former name or former address, if changed since last report)
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|Title of each class|
|Name of each exchange on which registered|
|Common Stock, $0.01 Par Value||DCOM|
The NASDAQ Stock Market
|Preferred Stock, Series A, $0.01 Par Value||DCOMP|
The NASDAQ Stock Market
Indicate by check mark whether the registrant is an emerging growth company as defined in Rule 405 of the Securities Act of 1933 (17 CFR §230.405) or Rule 12b-2 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 (17 CFR §240.12b-2).
Emerging growth company ☐
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Item 7.01 Regulation FD Disclosure
On April 29, 2021, the Registrant announced that its Board of Directors declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.34375 per share of Series A Preferred Stock, payable on May 15, 2021 to preferred stockholders of record on May 7, 2021. The text of the press release is attached as Exhibit 99.1 and is incorporated herein by reference. Exhibit 99.1 to this report is being “furnished” to the SEC and shall not be deemed “filed” for any purpose.
On April 29, 2021, the Registrant announced that its Board of Directors declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.24 per common share, payable on May 21, 2021 to common stockholders of record on May 11, 2021. The text of the press release is attached as Exhibit 99.1 and is incorporated herein by reference. Exhibit 99.1 to this report is being “furnished” to the SEC and shall not be deemed “filed” for any purpose.
Item 9.01 Financial Statements and Exhibits
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.
Dime Community Bancshares, Inc.
/s/ AVINASH REDDY
Senior Executive Vice President & Chief Financial Officer
(Principal Financial Officer)
Dated: April 30, 2021