November 21, 2003

First Business Financial Services, Inc. Announces 2003 YTD Earnings

MADISON, November 21, 2003 - First Business Financial Services, Inc. announced today a reported net income of $2.973 Million for the three quarters ending September 30, 2003. This was an increase of $2.4 Million over earnings reported as of September 30, 2002.

Fully diluted earnings per share on September 30 were $1.43. The comparable period for 2002 showed earnings per share of $.27. Total assets for the company on September 30 were $514 Million, an increase of 7.5% or $36 Million from September 30, 2002.

ROA for the period was .8%. ROE was 16.2%.


First Business is committed to helping our customers achieve their goals. Find out how we can help you succeed.
Contact Us Today