Bank of South Carolina Corporation operates as the holding company for The Bank of South Carolina that provides commercial banking services to individuals, professionals, and small and middle market businesses in South Carolina. The company was founded in 1986 and is based in Charleston, South Carolina.
Today, the Board of Directors of Bank of South Carolina Corporation, (NASDAQ: BKSC) the parent company for The Bank of South Carolina, declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.16 per share to shareholders of record July 7, 2020, payable July 31, 2020. This represents the 123rd quarterly cash dividend paid to shareholders – representing over 30 years of rewarding our shareholders.
The Bank of South Carolina Corporation (Nasdaq: BKSC) announced unaudited earnings of $1,521,131, or $0.28 and $0.27 basic and diluted earnings per share, respectively, for the quarter ended March 31, 2020 – a decrease of 9.95% from earnings for the quarter ended March 31, 2019 of $1,689,264, or $0.31 and $0.30 basic and diluted earnings per share. Annualized returns on average assets and average equity for the three months ended March 31, 2020 were 1.38% and 11.70%, respectively, compared with March 31, 2019 annualized returns on average assets and average equity of 1.59% and 14.73%, respectively.