National Bankshares, Inc. Declares
BLACKSBURG, VA, NOVEMBER
12, 2014: The Board of Directors of National Bankshares, Inc. (NASDAQ
Capital Market: NKSH) today approved payment on December 5, 2014
of a semi-annual dividend of $0.58 per share to all stockholders
of record as of November 24, 2014. The semi-annual dividend that
was paid on December 6, 2013 was $0.58 per share.
James G. Rakes, Chairman, President &
CEO said, "We are pleased to be able to give back to our stockholders
in the form of a cash dividend."
National Bankshares, Inc., headquartered
in Blacksburg, Virginia, is the parent company of The National Bank
of Blacksburg, which does business as National Bank, and of National
Bankshares Financial Services, Inc. National Bank is a community
bank operating from 25 offices throughout Southwest Virginia. National
Bankshares Financial Services, Inc. is an investment and insurance
subsidiary in the same trade area. The Company's stock is traded
on the NASDAQ Capital Market under the symbol "NKSH."
statements in this press release may be "forward-looking statements."
Forward-looking statements are statements that include projections,
predictions, expectations or beliefs about future events or results
that are not statements of historical fact and that involve significant
risks and uncertainties. Although the Company believes that its
expectations with regard to forward-looking statements are based
upon reasonable assumptions within the bounds of its existing knowledge
of its business and operations, there can be no assurance that actual
Company results will not differ materially from any future results
implied by the forward-looking statements. Actual results may be
materially different from past or anticipated results because of
many factors, some of which may include changes in economic conditions,
the interest rate environment, legislative and regulatory requirements,
new products, competition, changes in the stock and bond markets
and technology. The Company does not update any forward-looking
statements that it may make.