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First Merchants Corp (FRME.OQ)

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First Merchants Announces Company-Wide Raise, Bonuses
Tuesday, 16 Jan 2018 03:03pm EST 

Jan 16 (Reuters) - First Merchants Corp ::FIRST MERCHANTS ANNOUNCES COMPANY-WIDE RAISE, BONUSES.FIRST MERCHANTS - TO RAISE WAGE PAID TO HOURLY EMPLOYEES BY $1/HOUR AS RESULT OF TAX CUTS AND JOBS ACT OF 2017 SIGNED BY PRESIDENT TRUMP IN DEC. 2017.  Full Article

First Merchants Corporation announces Q3 2017 results
Thursday, 26 Oct 2017 10:13am EDT 

Oct 26 (Reuters) - First Merchants Corp :First Merchants Corporation announces third quarter 2017 results.Q3 earnings per share $0.50 including items.Q3 earnings per share view $0.56 -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.Says ‍Qtrly net interest income after provision for loan losses $72.3 million versus $55.8 million​.  Full Article

First Merchants Corp Q2 earnings per share $0.57
Thursday, 27 Jul 2017 10:11am EDT 

July 27 (Reuters) - First Merchants Corp ::First Merchants Corp qtrly net interest income $63.1 million versus $56 million.First Merchants Corporation announces record second quarter 2017 results and franchise additions.Q2 earnings per share $0.57.Q2 earnings per share view $0.55 -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.  Full Article

FIRST MERCHANTS CORP RAISES QUARTER CASH DIVIDEND 20 PCT TO $0.18/SHR
Monday, 1 May 2017 03:47pm EDT 

May 1 (Reuters) - First Merchants Corp :FIRST MERCHANTS CORPORATION RAISES ITS QUARTER CASH DIVIDEND 20% TO $0.18 PER SHARE.  Full Article

First Merchants Q1 earnings per share $0.56
Thursday, 27 Apr 2017 09:30am EDT 

April 27 (Reuters) - First Merchants Corp ::First merchants corporation announces 30 percent increase in first quarter 2017 earnings per share.Q1 earnings per share $0.56.First Merchants Corp - net-interest income totaled $61 million for quarter, an increase of $6.5 million, or 12 percent.Q1 earnings per share view $0.52 -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.  Full Article

First Merchants posts Q4 earnings per share $0.55
Thursday, 26 Jan 2017 10:51am EST 

First Merchants Corp: First merchants corporation announces record fourth quarter and full year 2016 results . Q4 earnings per share $0.55 . Q4 earnings per share view $0.50 -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S .First merchants corp- qtrly net interest income $58.37 million versus $50.07 million.  Full Article

First merchants corporation and Arlington Bank signs a definitive merger agreement
Wednesday, 25 Jan 2017 08:19am EST 

First Merchants Corp : First Merchants Corporation and the Arlington Bank announce the signing of a definitive merger agreement . First Merchants Corp - transaction is valued at approximately $75.8 million . First Merchants -expects acquisition to be accretive to earnings during first full year with a tangible book value earn back of three years . Combined financial institution expects to complete integration activities by end of 2017 .First Merchants - shareholders of Arlington Bank will receive 2.7245 shares of First Merchants common stock for each share of Arlington Bank.  Full Article

First Merchants declare cash dividend of 15 cents/shr
Wednesday, 16 Nov 2016 08:31am EST 

First Merchants Corp :First Merchants Corp - Declared a cash dividend on November 15, 2016 of $0.15 per share, a 7 percent increase over prior quarter.  Full Article

First merchants enters stock purchase agreement with Leland Boren and certain shareholders
Monday, 26 Sep 2016 09:40am EDT 

First Merchants Corp: On September 20, 2016, co entered into stock purchase agreement with Leland Boren and certain shareholders affiliated with Boren . Under agreement co will acquire about 12.11% of issued and outstanding shares of common stock of Independent Alliance Banks .Purchase price per share to be $40.00,aggregate purchase price for shares to be paid to Leland Boren, certain shareholders to be $19.8 million.  Full Article

First Merchants posts Q2 earnings per share of $0.49
Tuesday, 26 Jul 2016 09:34am EDT 

First Merchants Corp : First Merchants Corporation announces record second quarter 2016 results . Says Q2 net-interest margin of 3.86 percent, increased by 5 basis points over Q2 of 2015 total of 3.81 percent . Q2 earnings per share $0.49 . Q2 earnings per share view $0.46 -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S . Net-Interest income totaled $56 million for quarter versus. $49 million .Net chargeoffs totaled $690,000 at the end of second quarter.  Full Article

BRIEF-First Merchants Reports Q1 EPS Of $0.74

* ANNOUNCES 32 PERCENT INCREASE IN FIRST QUARTER 2018 EARNINGS PER SHARE