Company Overview
Commercial Bancshares, Inc. (the “Company”) is a corporation organized under the laws of the State of Ohio.  Its principal business is to operate the Commercial Savings Bank (the “Bank”), which is a wholly-owned subsidiary, and its principal asset.  The main office of the Company and the Bank are located at 118 South Sandusky Avenue, Upper Sandusky, Ohio 43351.  Although wholly owned by the Company, the Bank functions as an independent community bank.  The Bank was organized on April 20, 1920 as a state-chartered bank and incorporated as “The Lewis Bank & Trust Corporation” under the laws and statutes of the State of Ohio.  An amendment to the articles of incorporation on February 8, 1929 changed the name of the Bank to its present name.  The Bank provides customary retail and commercial banking services to its customers, including acceptance of deposits for demand, savings and time accounts, individual retirement accounts (IRAs) and servicing of such accounts; commercial, consumer and real estate lending, including installment loans, and safe deposit and night depository facilities.  The Bank is a nonmember of the Federal Reserve System, is insured by the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC) and is regulated by the Ohio Division of the Financial Institutions and the FDIC.

Customer service means as much to us as it does to you. That’s why the service we provide is “Simply Better!” We offer personal attention, prompt responses, and decisions made in your local branch. Our employees are actively involved in many projects and programs in the communities in which they live and serve. And as your local community bank, we take less risk than some of our larger competitors, ensuring customers quality and trustworthy service. Our goal is to be your financial resource for all your banking needs, whether it is personal or business banking. We operate full-service offices in Upper Sandusky, Arlington, Carey, Findlay, and Marion; a limited service office in Harpster; along with a loan production office in Worthington.
Stock Performance for CMOH
Price $ 52.05
Percent Change 1.98%
Volume 2,002
52 Week Range $ 28.25 - 52.05
EPS $ 3.485204
PE Ratio 14.93
Shares Outstanding 1.19 million
Market Cap 61.68 million
Data as of 08/26/2016 03:56PM ET
Recent Financial News
Date Headline
Aug 26, 2016 COMMERICAL BANCSHARES INVESTOR ALERT BY THE FORMER ATTORNEY GENERAL OF LOUISIANA: Kahn Swick & Foti, LLC Investigates Adequacy of Price and Process in Proposed Sale of Commercial Bancshares, Inc.
Aug 25, 2016 COMMERCIAL BANCSHARES, INC. SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Rigrodsky & Long, P.A. Announces Investigation Of Buyout
Aug 25, 2016 INVESTOR ALERT: Levi & Korsinsky, LLP Announces an Investigation Concerning the Fairness of the Sale of Commercial Bancshares, Inc. to First Defiance Financial Corp. for $51.00 Per Share
Aug 25, 2016 SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Brower Piven Commences An Investigation Into The Proposed Sale Of Commerical Bancshares, Inc. And Encourages Investors To Contact The Firm For Additional Information
Aug 23, 2016 First Defiance Financial Corp. and Commercial Bancshares, Inc. Announce Definitive Merger Agreement
Recent SEC Filings
Date Type Description
Aug 15, 2016 10-Q Quarterly report
May 11, 2016 10-Q Quarterly report
Mar 25, 2016 10-K Annual report
Nov 13, 2015 10-Q Quarterly report
Aug 24, 2016 DEFA14A Additional definitive proxy soliciting materials and Rule 14(a)(12) material
Management Team
Robert E. Beach
President and Chief Executive Officer
Scott A. Oboy
Chief Financial Officer, EVP
Steven M. Strine
Sr. VP, Sr. Lending Officer
Bruce J. Beck
Sr. VP, Staff Counsel
Susan E. Brown
Sr. VP of Retail Banking
Board of Directors
Michael A. Shope
Stanley K. Kinnett
Robert E. Beach
Chief Executive Officer, Director
Daniel E. Berg
Non-Executive Director
Dr. John W. Bremyer
Non-Executive Director
Lynn R. Child
Non-Executive Director
Mark E. Dillon
Non-Executive Director
Deborah J. Grafmiller
Non-Executive Director
Kurt D. Kimmel
Non-Executive Director
Lee M. Sisler
Non-Executive Director
Contact Information
Corporate Head Office:
118 S. Sandusky Avenue
Upper Sandusky, Ohio 43351

Telephone: 419-294-5781
Toll-Free: 888-294-2271
Fax: 419-294-2350
Transfer Agent Information:
Shareholders requesting information concerning share balances, change of name or address, lost certificates, or dividend tax reports should contact our transfer agent Registrar And Transfer Company.

By Mail:
Registrar and Transfer Company
Attn: Investor Relations Department
10 Commerce Drive
Cranford, N.J.  07016

By Telephone (toll-free): (800) 368-5948
Online at

Market Maker Information:
Shareholders wishing to purchase or sell shares of Commercial Bancshares, Inc. may contact Thomas L. Dooley at Boenning & Scattergood, our market maker. You may also contact your local broker.

By Mail:
Boenning & Scattergood
9916 Brewster Lane
Powell, OH 43065

By telephone (toll-free): (866) 326-8133
Online at