U.S. BANKER RANKINGS       
The Third Hundred Largest Community Banking Companies — Fiscal Year 2000
Profitability Ranking Based on ROAE and Growth in Per-Share EarningsAssets: $671 Mil. to $494 Mil.
As of Dec. 31, 2000, except where otherwise noted

    1-Yr 1-Yr 1-Yr EPS 1-Yr EPS 1-Yr
1-Yr   ROAE ROAE Growth Growth TOTAL
RANK Company (%) RANK (%) RANK SCORE
1 Nara Bancorp, Los Angeles 30.31 1 147.50 8 9
2 GreatBanc, Aurora, IL 27.40 2 195.15 7 9
3 Southern Financial Bancorp, Warrenton, VA 15.96 10 420.00 4 14
4 Princeton National Bancorp, Princeton, IL 18.66 6 128.43 9 15
5 Northern Empire Bancshares, Santa Rosa, CA 20.87 3 24.11 21 24
6 Humboldt Bancorp, Eureka, CA 15.93 11 33.73 16 27
7 CoBiz Inc., Denver 15.58 13 36.11 14 27
8 First State Bancorporation, Albuquerque, NM 15.23 16 43.56 13 29
9 Commercial Bankshares, Miami 15.43 14 22.63 22 36
10 Horizon Bancorp, Michigan City, IN 12.41 37 1126.00 2 39
11 City Bank, Lynnwood, WA 17.42 8 14.72 32 40
12 Pacific Crest Capital, Agoura Hills, CA 19.31 5 10.44 38 43
13 First Chester County Corp., West Chester, PA 15.03 17 15.93 29 46
14 Royal Bancshares of Pennsylvania, Narberth, PA 14.30 21 16.81 26 47
15 LNB Bancorp, Lorain, OH 15.83 12 10.50 37 49
16 Foothill Independent Bancorp, Glendora, CA 14.23 22 16.00 28 50
17 Cass Information Systems, Bridgeton, MO 13.16 31 25.47 19 50
18 Franklin Financial Corp., Franklin, TN 19.59 4 5.56 50 54
19 Civic BanCorp, Oakland, CA 13.56 26 15.45 30 56
20 Castle BancGroup, De Kalb, IL 9.71 55 1316.67 1 56
21 IBT Bancorp, Irwin, PA 16.87 9 6.19 48 57
22 American National Bankshares, Danville, VA 14.74 19 9.23 39 58
23 Greater Community Bancorp, Totowa, NJ 13.43 28 15.38 31 59
24 Peapack-Gladstone Financial Corp., Gladstone, NJ 15.30 15 7.33 45 60
25 Peoples Bancorp of North Carolina, Newton, NC 12.74 36 18.44 24 60
26 BNCCORP, Bismarck, ND 9.37 57 860.00 3 60
27 Shore Bancshares, Easton, MD 12.98 34 16.54 27 61
28 James River Bankshares, Suffolk, VA 10.93 46 32.98 17 63
29 Macatawa Bank Corp., Zeeland, MI 9.31 59 328.57 5 64
30 Summit Bancshares, Fort Worth, TX 17.57 7 -0.72 58 65
31 Virginia Financial Corp., Staunton, VA 13.00 33 12.23 35 68
32 National Bancshares Corp. of Texas, San Antonio, TX 9.35 58 93.75 10 68
33 FNB Corp., Christiansburg, VA 13.77 25 7.55 44 69
34 Merchants & Manufacturers Bancorp., New Berlin, WI 10.24 52 27.22 18 70
35 Wayne Bancorp, Wooster, OH 14.55 20 4.73 51 71
36 Center Bancorp, Union, NJ 13.43 29 8.20 42 71
37 Mercantile Bank Corp., Grand Rapids, MI 9.49 56 33.75 15 71
38 First National Community Bancorp, Dunmore, PA 14.94 18 1.70 55 73
39 Bank of Granite Corp., Granite Falls, NC 13.41 30 7.81 43 73
40 CNB Financial Corp., Clearfield, PA 10.78 48 18.40 25 73
41 FLAG Financial Corp., LaGrange, GA 7.95 67 246.67 6 73
42 ACNB Corp., Gettysburg, PA 13.50 27 6.67 47 74
43 Tri City Bankshares Corp., Oak Creek, WI 12.04 40 11.19 36 76
44 Habersham Bancorp, Cornelia, GA 8.21 64 67.16 12 76
45 CoVest Bancshares, Des Plaines, IL 9.75 54 20.43 23 77
46 Mahaska Investment Co., Oskaloosa, IA 8.04 66 76.79 11 77
47 South Alabama Bancorp., Mobile, AL 11.18 44 12.99 34 78
48 Colony Bankcorp, Fitzgerald, GA 12.12 39 8.51 41 80
49 National Bankshares, Blacksburg, VA 13.13 32 6.12 49 81
50 Bank of the Sierra, Porterville, CA 14.15 23 -1.64 59 82
51 First of Long Island Corp., Glen Head, NY 13.97 24 -2.48 60 84
52 Peoples BancTrust Co., Selma, AL 10.17 53 14.56 33 86
53 Northrim Bank, Anchorage, AK 11.44 43 7.14 46 89
54 First South Bancorp, Washington, NC*** 7.71 69 24.18 20 89
55 First Mid-Illinois Bancshares, Mattoon, IL 10.55 50 9.17 40 90
56 Northern States Financial Corp., Waukegan, IL 11.80 42 0.56 56 98
57 American West Bancorp., Spokane, WA 12.74 35 -13.04 64 99
58 Alliance Financial Corp., Cortland, NY 10.86 47 2.78 53 100
59 Westbank Corp., West Springfield, MA 11.80 41 -7.29 62 103
60 North Country Financial Corp., Traverse City, MI 12.13 38 -17.98 66 104
61 Ohio Valley Banc Corp., Gallipolis, OH 10.29 51 2.46 54 105
62 DCB Financial Corp., Delaware, OH 11.12 45 -2.63 61 106
63 United Security Bancshares, Thomasville, AL 10.66 49 -17.11 65 114
64 Vail Banks, Vail, CO 8.04 65 0.00 57 122
65 Virginia Capital Bancshares, Fredericksburg, VA 4.97 73 3.41 52 125
66 Team Financial, Paola, KS 8.25 63 -11.83 63 126
67 Republic First Bancorp, Philadelphia 9.03 60 -27.03 70 130
68 InterCounty Bancshares, Wilmington, OH 8.85 61 -28.81 71 132
69 Farmers National Banc Corp., Canfield, OH 8.37 62 -30.56 72 134
70 First Liberty Bank Corp., Jermyn, PA 7.79 68 -23.40 68 136
71 Peoples Financial Corp., Biloxi, MS 5.64 72 -25.47 69 141
72 Success Bancshares, Lincolnshire, IL 4.11 74 -20.00 67 141
73 FNB Corp., Asheboro, NC 6.59 70 -36.70 73 143
74 North Valley Bancorp, Redding, CA 5.82 71 -56.20 74 145
75 Franklin Bank, Southfield, MI 0.35 75 -96.39 75 150

* Fiscal year ended March 30, 2000
** Fiscal year ended June 30, 2000
*** Fiscal year ended Sept. 30, 2000
+ Diluted EPS after extraordinary items
Where total score is equal, company with the higher ROAE receives the superior rank.
Includes only those companies for which necessary ROAE and EPS data were available.
Source: Raw data from SNL Securities

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