Washington Banking Company 8-K 2011
UNITED STATES SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
WASHINGTON, D.C. 20549
Pursuant to Section 13 or l5 (d) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934
Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported): October 24, 2011
Washington Banking Company
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
(State or other jurisdiction of incorporation)
450 SW Bayshore Drive
Oak Harbor, WA 98277
(Address of principal executive offices) (Zip Code)
(Registrant’s telephone number, including area code)
(Former name or former address, if changed since last report)
Check the appropriate box below if the Form 8-K filing is intended to simultaneously satisfy the filing obligation of the registrant under any of the following provisions:
On October 27, 2011, Washington Banking Company announced by press release its earnings for the third quarter ending September 30, 2011. A copy of the press release is attached hereto as Exhibit 99.1.
The information in Item 2.02 of this Form 8-K and the attached Exhibit 99.1 shall not be deemed filed for purposes of Section 18 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, nor shall it be deemed incorporated by reference in any filing under the Securities Act of 1933, except as shall be expressly set forth by specific reference in such filing.
On October 24, 2011, Washington Banking Company announced that the Board of Directors declared a cash dividend of $0.05 per common share, payable November 21, 2011 to shareholders of record on November 3, 2011.
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the Registrant has duly caused this Report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.