U.S. BANKER RANKINGS       
The Third Hundred Largest Community Banking Companies — Fiscal Years 1996-2000
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

    5-Yr 5-Yr 5-Yr EPS 5-Yr EPS 5-Yr
5-Yr   ROAE ROAE Growth Growth TOTAL
RANK Company (%) RANK (%) RANK SCORE
1 PVF Capital Corp., Bedford Heights, OH** 17.68 1 16.01 6 7
2 Fidelity Bancorp, Pittsburgh*** 11.03 4 27.74 3 7
3 Bancorp Connecticut, Southington, CT 14.96 3 16.48 5 8
4 First Mutual Bancshares, Bellevue, WA 15.71 2 12.85 7 9
5 CENIT Bancorp, Norfolk, VA 10.95 5 23.31 4 9
6 Ledger Capital Corp., Glendale, WI** 8.18 7 28.69 2 9
7 Fidelity Bancorp, Chicago*** 6.55 10 56.07 1 11
8 NewMil Bancorp, New Milford, CT 8.83 6 4.43 9 15
9 Ameriana Bancorp, New Castle, IN 7.69 8 9.28 8 16
10 First Midwest Financial, Storm Lake, IA*** 6.68 9 -3.95 10 19

* 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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