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Giving Back Is the ‘Fun Part of the Job’

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YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio — A significant portion of the profits that banks earn ends up supporting nonprofits in the communities where they earned those profits, both through the charitable foundations they established and their employees volunteering time at nonprofit organizations. For Trish Gelsomino at Home Savings Bank, “It’s the fun part of the job,” she says. […]

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio -- A significant portion of the profits that banks earn ends up supporting nonprofits in the communities where they earned those profits, both through the charitable foundations they established and their employees volunteering time at nonprofit organizations. For Trish Gelsomino at Home Savings Bank, “It’s the fun part...

UCFC Reports Robust Q1 Net Income of $8.56M

UCFC Reports Robust Q1 Net Income of $8.56M

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio –  United Community Financial Corp., holding company of Home Savings Bank, Tuesday reported first-quarter net income of $8.56 million, or 17 cents per basic share. This compares to last year’s fourth-quarter net income of $7.56 million, or 15 cents per basic share, and year-ago income of $1.54 million, or three cents per basic […]

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio –  United Community Financial Corp., holding company of Home Savings Bank, Tuesday reported first-quarter net income of $8.56 million, or 17 cents per basic share. This compares to last year's fourth-quarter net income of $7.56 million, or 15 cents per basic share, and year-ago income of $1.54 million,...

Burgan Reports Best Q1 Home Sales in 40 Years

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Burgan Real Estate has posted its best first quarter of home sales in its 40-year history, the agency reports. For the three months ending March 31, Burgan saw a 15% increase in units sold and a 28% increase in total volume as compared to 2017. This marks the company’s fifth consecutive quarter […]

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Burgan Real Estate has posted its best first quarter of home sales in its 40-year history, the agency reports. For the three months ending March 31, Burgan saw a 15% increase in units sold and a 28% increase in total volume as compared to 2017. This marks...

Perkins Restaurant Buildings Sold for $4.36M

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Three buildings that house Perkins restaurants in the Mahoning Valley were sold in March to an Arizona company for a combined $4.36 million. The seller is Spirit Master Funding III LLC, a unit of the Spirit Master real estate investment trust that was founded in 2007 and is based in Scottsdale, Arizona. […]

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Three buildings that house Perkins restaurants in the Mahoning Valley were sold in March to an Arizona company for a combined $4.36 million. The seller is Spirit Master Funding III LLC, a unit of the Spirit Master real estate investment trust that was founded in 2007 and...

PNC Reports Q1 Net Income of $1.2 Billion

PNC Reports Q1 Net Income of $1.2 Billion

PITTSBURGH — PNC Financial Services Group today reported first-quarter net income of $1.239 billion, or $2.43 per diluted common share. This compares to fourth-quarter net income of $2.091 billion, or $4.18 per diluted common share, and year-ago income of $1.074 billion, or $1.96 per diluted common share. In a prepared statement, PNC chairman, president and […]

PITTSBURGH — PNC Financial Services Group today reported first-quarter net income of $1.239 billion, or $2.43 per diluted common share. This compares to fourth-quarter net income of $2.091 billion, or $4.18 per diluted common share, and year-ago income of $1.074 billion, or $1.96 per diluted common share. In a prepared...

PNC Declares Cash Dividend of 75 Cents

PITTSBURGH – PNC Financial Services Group announced today that its board of directors declared a quarterly cash dividend of 75 cents per common share. The dividend is payable May 5 to shareholders of record April 16. PNC reported a fourth-quarter net income of $2.091 billion, or $4.18 per diluted common share, and full-year 2017 net […]

PITTSBURGH – PNC Financial Services Group announced today that its board of directors declared a quarterly cash dividend of 75 cents per common share. The dividend is payable May 5 to shareholders of record April 16. PNC reported a fourth-quarter net income of $2.091 billion, or $4.18 per diluted common...

PNC Survey Finds Optimism at Historic Highs

Business Optimism at Historic Highs for PNC Spring Survey

PITTSBURGH — The PNC spring survey of small and mid-sized businesses finds optimism is running at historic highs in the 15-year history of the PNC Economic Outlook, a semiannual telephone survey of small and medium-size business owners and executives. “Small businesses are a key source of economic activity and employment, and owners’ perceptions can be a […]

PITTSBURGH — The PNC spring survey of small and mid-sized businesses finds optimism is running at historic highs in the 15-year history of the PNC Economic Outlook, a semiannual telephone survey of small and medium-size business owners and executives. "Small businesses are a key source of economic activity and employment, and...

U.S. Automakers Rebound After Months of Decline

Valley Auto Sales Decline 2.6% in May

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – American auto manufacturers rebounded after several months of sales declines as General Motors Co., Ford Motor Co. and Fiat Chrysler Automobile all posted gains in March and beat out industry projections. General Motors reported large gains for both overall sales and retail sales – that is, sales to individuals. Overall sales reached […]

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – American auto manufacturers rebounded after several months of sales declines as General Motors Co., Ford Motor Co. and Fiat Chrysler Automobile all posted gains in March and beat out industry projections. General Motors reported large gains for both overall sales and retail sales – that is, sales...

Valley Auto Sales Slip for Fourth Straight Month

Valley Auto Sales Down 3% in April

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Auto sales in the Mahoning Valley slipped again in March, marking the fourth consecutive month of year-over-year declines. According to the monthly sales report from the Greater Cleveland Automobile Dealers’ Association, 5,307 new and used cars were sold in Mahoning, Columbiana and Trumbull counties last month, a 3.6% drop from March 2017. […]

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Auto sales in the Mahoning Valley slipped again in March, marking the fourth consecutive month of year-over-year declines. According to the monthly sales report from the Greater Cleveland Automobile Dealers’ Association, 5,307 new and used cars were sold in Mahoning, Columbiana and Trumbull counties last month, a...

PNC Bank Offers Digital Auto Shopping Experience

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PITTSBURGH – PNC Bank is putting car buyers in the driver’s seat with the launch of a digital car buying experience designed to empower them with the knowledge of how much a car will cost before they go to the dealership – check in hand – so they can complete their purchase with confidence. PNC […]

PITTSBURGH – PNC Bank is putting car buyers in the driver's seat with the launch of a digital car buying experience designed to empower them with the knowledge of how much a car will cost before they go to the dealership – check in hand – so they can complete...