U.S. BANKER RANKINGS       
Community Banking Companies — Fiscal Year 2000
Profitability Ranking Based on ROAE and Growth in Per-Share EarningsAssets: $100 Mil. to $130.4 Mil.

1-Yr   1-Yr 1-Yr 1-Yr EPS 1-Yr EPS 1-Yr
Rank Company ROAE ROAE Av Growth+ Av Growth+ TOTAL
    (%) Rank (%) Rank SCORE
1 Washington Bancorp, Washington, IA** 9.44 1 27.1 6 7
2 Lexington B&L Financial Corp., Lexington, MO*** 5.93 8 52.8 2 10
3 Home City Financial Corp., Springfield, OH 8.82 2 8.0 10 12
4 StateFed Financial Corp., Des Moines, IA** 6.96 4 13.4 8 12
5 FFD Financial Corp., Dover, OH** 6.07 7 33.3 5 12
6 Cumberland Mountain Bancsh., Middlesboro, KY** 5.04 14 100.0 1 15
7 Cecil Bancorp, Elkton, MD 6.47 5 5.4 12 17
8 PS Financial, Chicago 7.75 3 -5.9 15 18
9 Sobieski Bancorp, South Bend, IN** 5.25 11 17.6 7 18
10 Homestead Bancorp, Ponchatoula, LA 5.03 15 37.5 3 18
11 Peoples-Sidney Financial Corp., Sidney, OH** 3.70 18 34.4 4 22
12 Union Community Bancorp, Crawfordsville, IN 5.17 12 7.4 11 23
13 Community Investors Bancorp, Bucyrus, OH** 6.23 6 -25.6 19 25
14 Home Loan Financial Corp., Coshocton, OH** 5.26 10 -9.1 16 26
15 Empire Federal Bancorp, Livingston, MT 4.02 17 12.9 9 26
16 Peoples Financial Corp., Massillon, OH*** 5.52 9 -21.7 18 27
17 Century Bancorp, Thomasville, NC** 5.09 13 3.3 14 27
18 Great Pee Dee Bancorp, Cheraw, SC** 2.94 19 4.4 13 32
19 Harrodsburg First Fin. Bancorp, Harrodsburg, KY*** 4.49 16 -19.1 17 33
20 Massachusetts Fincorp, Quincy, MA 2.45 20 -40.5 21 41
21 Columbia Financial of Kentucky, Fort Mitchell, KY*** 2.17 21 -32.5 20 41

* 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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