GULFPORT — BauerFinancial Inc. has recognized Hancock Bank as one of the most financially sound banks in America for the 85th consecutive quarter. That national recognition reaffirms Hancock’s place among the top 20 percent of more than 8,000 U.S. financial institutions.
BauerFinancial has issued objective analyses of U.S. banks and credit unions since the early 1980s.
“Often, the general public does not know the financial strengths and weaknesses of their banks. BauerFinancial’s ratings help assure customers and the community that they are dealing with a strong financial institution able to fulfill their banking needs for years to come,” said Karen L. Dorway, president of BauerFinancial.