Peoples Bancorp Declares Cash Dividend

| Source: Peoples Bancorp

AUBURN, Ind., May 27, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Board of Directors of Peoples Bancorp (OTCQB:PBNI), the Holding Company for Peoples Federal Savings Bank of DeKalb County, declared a Fiscal 2014 third quarter dividend of $0.20 per share, according to G. Richard Gatton, Chairman. The dividend will be paid on July 15, 2014 to Stockholders of Record as of July 1, 2014.

As of May 23, 2014, Peoples had 2,313,788 shares outstanding. The closing price of Peoples Bancorp stock, as of May 23, 2014, was $23.30 per share as listed on OTCQB under the symbol of PBNI.

Peoples Bancorp, through its subsidiary, Peoples Federal Savings Bank of DeKalb County, operates twelve full-service offices in Indiana, located in Auburn, Avilla, Garrett, Howe, Kendallville, LaGrange, Middlebury, Topeka, Waterloo, Woodburn, and two offices in Columbia City. Peoples Federal operates four full-service offices in Michigan, with two offices located in Three Rivers and offices at Schoolcraft and Union.  

Maurice F. Winkler, III
President and CEO