(The following statement was released by the rating agency)
NEW YORK, September 05 (Fitch) Fitch Ratings has affirmed the
Default Ratings (IDR) and Viability Rating (VR) of CVB Financial
Corp. (CVB) and
its primary bank subsidiary, Citizens Business Bank, at 'BBB'.
Outlook has been revised to Positive from Stable. See the full
list of rating
actions at the end of this release.
KEY RATING DRIVERS
IDR and VR
Fitch views CVB's solid earnings profile as a key rating