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GuruFocus Financial Strength Rank measures how strong a company’s financial situation is. It is based on these factors

1. The debt burden that the company has as measured by its Interest coverage (current year).
2. Debt to revenue ratio. The lower, the better
3. Altman Z-score.

A company ranks high with financial strength is likely to withstand any business slowdowns and recessions.

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GuruFocus Profitability Rank ranks how profitable a company is and how likely the company’s business will stay that way. It is based on these factors:

1. Operating Margin
2. Trend of the Operating Margin (5-year average). The company with an uptrend profit margin has a higher rank.
••3. Consistency of the profitability
4. Piotroski F-Score
5. Predictability Rank•

The maximum rank is 10. A rank of 7 or higher means a higher profitability and may stay that way. A rank of 3 or lower indicates that the company has had trouble to make a profit.

Profitability Rank is not directly related to the Financial Strength Rank. But if a company is consistently profitable, its financial strength will be stronger.

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Dividend & Buy Back

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Dividend Yield 0.70
PFBC's Dividend Yield is ranked lower than
90% of the 1894 Companies
in the Global Banks - Regional - US industry.

( Industry Median: 2.35 vs. PFBC: 0.70 )
PFBC' s 10-Year Dividend Yield Range
Min: 0   Max: 0
Current: 0.7

Yield on cost (5-Year) 0.70
PFBC's Yield on cost (5-Year) is ranked lower than
88% of the 1907 Companies
in the Global Banks - Regional - US industry.

( Industry Median: 2.62 vs. PFBC: 0.70 )
PFBC' s 10-Year Yield on cost (5-Year) Range
Min: 0   Max: 0
Current: 0.7

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Business Description

Industry: Banks » Banks - Regional - US
Compare:MTB, USB, PNC, PB, CFR » details
Preferred Bank is a commercial bank in California focusing on the Chinese-American market. It offers personalized banking options to both consumers and businesses. It provide personalized deposit services as well as real estate finance, commercial loans and trade finance to small and mid-sized businesses and their owners, entrepreneurs, real estate developers and investors, professionals and high net worth individuals. It conduct operations from its main office in downtown Los Angeles, California and ten full service branch banking offices in Los Angeles, Orange, and San Francisco Counties.
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Preferred Bank Announces Cash Dividend of $0.08 Per Common Share Jan 28 2009 
Preferred Bank Reports Fourth Quarter Results Jan 27 2009 

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