Once again we continue to service the leases that were sold and will recognize servicing fees over the life of the leases. In closing, we are very pleased with our results in the fourth quarter and full year 2016. We believe we're in a very strong position entering 2017 and are very encouraged by our 2016 results, particularly around our funding stream and franchise products, additions to our management team and recent acquisition of Horizon Keystone Financial. We continue to reach new milestones and I look forward to continue to execute our well defined strategy in 2017. With that, I'll turn the call over to our CFO, Taylor Kamp for a more detailed discussion of our fourth quarter and full year financial results. Taylor? Taylor Kamp Thank you Ed And Jeff and good morning everyone. Marlin continued to demonstrate exceptional performance led by record growth in originations and record portfolio levels while maintaining stable credit performance. In the fourth quarter we generated net income of $4.8 million and EPS of $0.38 per diluted share which was ahead of expectations. This compares favorably with $4.3 million or $0.35 per diluted share in the prior quarter and $3 million or $0.24 per diluted share a year ago.
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