BAYONNE, N.J. (AP) _ BCB Bancorp Inc. (BCBP) on Monday reported second-quarter earnings of $2.7 million.
The Bayonne, New Jersey-based bank said it had earnings of 14 cents per share.
The results topped Wall Street expectations. The average estimate of three analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of 7 cents per share.
The community bank posted revenue of $28.3 million in the period. Its revenue net of interest expense was $19.1 million, which fell short of Street forecasts.
BCB Bancorp shares have declined 38% since the beginning of the year. In the final minutes of trading on Monday, shares hit $8.56, a fall of 33% in the last 12 months.