METAIRIE, La., Feb. 5, 2010 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Louisiana Bancorp, Inc. (Nasdaq:LABC), the holding company for Bank of New Orleans, announced today that it has completed its previously announced sixth stock repurchase program and that it will initiate a seventh stock repurchase program to acquire up to 5%, or 233,214 shares of its outstanding common stock. These shares may be purchased in the open market or privately negotiated transactions, as and when deemed appropriate by management over the next six months.
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CONTACT: Louisiana Bancorp, Inc. Lawrence J. LeBon, III, Chairman, President & Chief Executive Officer John LeBlanc, SVP & Chief Financial Officer (504) 834-1190