/C O R R E C T I O N -- Sandy Spring Bancorp, Inc./.In the news release, Sandy Spring Bancorp Announces 2nd Quarter Dividend, issued yesterday, May 26, by Sandy Spring Bancorp, Inc. over PR Newswire This article or section is written like an .
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Sandy Spring Bancorp Announces 2nd Quarter Dividend
OLNEY, Md., May 26 /PRNewswire/ -- Sandy Spring Bancorp, Inc., the parent company of Sandy Spring Bank, announced that its Board of Directors has declared a regular quarterly dividend of $0.21 per share for the 2nd quarter of 2005. Compared to the second quarter of 2004, the second quarter dividend for 2005 represents an increase of $0.02 per share. The dividend is payable on June 16, 2005 to shareholders of record as of the close of business on June 6, 2005.
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With $2.3 billion in assets, Sandy Spring Bancorp is the holding company for Sandy Spring Bank and its principal subsidiaries, Sandy Spring Insurance Corporation and The Equipment Leasing Equipment Leasing is a financing option to lease equipment for a certain amount of time. Leasing Benefits
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