Member News – Valley National Bank
January 26th, 2017
Valley National Bancorp (NYSE:VLY), the holding company for Valley National Bank, reported net income for the fourth quarter of 2016. The reported numbers were $50.1 million, or $0.19 per diluted common share, as compared to the fourth quarter of 2015 earnings of $4.7 million, or $0.01 per diluted common share, and net income of $42.8 million, or $0.16 per diluted common share, for the third quarter of 2016.
Net income for the year ended December 31, 2016 was $168.1 million, or $0.63 per diluted common share, compared to 2015 earnings of $103.0 million, or $0.42 per diluted common share. The earnings for both the fourth quarter of 2015 and the year ended December 31, 2015 included a pre-tax $51.1 million loss on the extinguishment of $845 million in high-cost debt.