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Aspen Insurance posts 1Q profit

HAMILTON, Bermuda (AP) _ Aspen Insurance Holdings Ltd. (AHL) on Wednesday reported first-quarter net income of $96.5 million.

On a per-share basis, the Hamilton, Bermuda-based company said it had net income of $1.36. Earnings, adjusted for investment gains, were 79 cents per share.

The insurance and reinsurance company posted revenue of $581.1 million in the period.

Aspen Insurance shares have dropped roughly 6 percent since the beginning of the year. In the final minutes of trading on Wednesday, shares hit $51.85, a climb of 10 percent in the last 12 months.

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