Peoples LTD declares 1st quarter dividend

Peoples LTD, the parent company of PS Bank, has announced that the Board of Directors has declared a first quarter cash dividend in the amount of $.36 per share payable on March 29, 2013. The cash dividend represents a 26 percent increase over the cash dividend paid first quarter 2012 of $.30.

The declaration of dividend, made at the regular meeting of the Board of Directors on Feb. 27, 2013, is payable to shareholders of record March 15, 2013.