2. Bank of Hawaii
Headquarters: Honolulu, Hawaii
Assets: $13 billion
Price/Book value: 1.9
Bank of Hawaii ranks No. 2 for a second straight year (it topped the list in 2010). It is among the most profitable banks with a return of average equity of 16.2% the last 12-months—fifth best. Asset quality is also strong with their ratios of NPLs and NPAs among the lowest in the industry.
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