SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549
PURSUANT TO SECTION 13 OR 15(d) OF THE SECURITIES EXCHANGE ACT OF 1934
Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported): May 3, 2021
COMMUNITY WEST BANCSHARES
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
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|445 Pine Avenue, Goleta, California||93117|
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Item 2.02. Results of Operations and Financial Condition.
On May 3, 2021, the Company issued a Press Release announcing financial results for the quarter and year to date ended March 31, 2021. A copy of the press release is attached as Exhibit 99.1 to this current Report on Form 8-K.
Item 9.01. Financial Statements and Exhibits.
(a) Financial statements. – not applicable
(b) Pro forma financial statements. – not applicable
(c) Shell Company Transactions. – not applicable
The following exhibit is being furnished herewith:
99.1 Press Release dated May 3, 2021, titled “Community West Bancshares Earnings Up 88% to $3.0 million, or $0.35 Per Diluted Share, in 1Q21 Compared to 1Q20; Increases Quarterly Cash Dividend by 17% to $0.07 Per Common Share.”
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.
|COMMUNITY WEST BANCSHARES|
|Date: May 3, 2021||By:||/s/ Susan C. Thompson|
|Susan C. Thompson|
|Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer|