Quarterly report pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d)

Earnings Per Share

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Earnings Per Share
3 Months Ended
Mar. 31, 2020
Earnings Per Share [Abstract]  
Earnings Per Share

9. EARNINGS PER SHARE

Basic earnings per share is computed using the weighted average number of shares outstanding. Diluted earnings per share is computed using the weighted average number of shares outstanding adjusted for the incremental shares attributed to potentially diluted securities. The following table sets forth the computation of basic and diluted earnings per share:

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

For the Three Months Ended March 31,

 

 

 

2020

 

 

2019

 

Net income (loss)

 

$

(356,424

)

 

$

187,823

 

Weighted average common shares outstanding:

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Average number of common shares outstanding - basic

 

 

9,262,811

 

 

 

7,630,722

 

Net effect of dilutive unvested restricted stock awards included for treasury stock method

 

 

 

 

 

7,011

 

Average number of common shares outstanding - diluted

 

 

9,262,811

 

 

 

7,637,733

 

Earnings per common share

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Basic

 

$

(0.04

)

 

$

0.02

 

Diluted

 

$

(0.04

)

 

$

0.02

 

 

As of March 31, 2020, 8,670 shares of common stock from outstanding restricted stock awards were excluded from the computation of diluted net loss per common share since the effect would be anti-dilutive.

 

Common stock dividends totaled $606,469 ($0.065 per share) and $503,294 ($0.065 per share) for the three months ended March 31, 2020 and 2019, respectively.