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Atlas Financial posts 3Q profit

ELK GROVE VILLAGE, Ill. (AP) _ Atlas Financial Holdings Inc. (AFH) on Monday reported third-quarter earnings of $5.1 million.

On a per-share basis, the Elk Grove Village, Illinois-based company said it had profit of 42 cents. Earnings, adjusted for non-recurring costs, came to 63 cents per share.

The insurance underwriter posted revenue of $57.5 million in the period.

Atlas Financial shares have risen 11 percent since the beginning of the year. In the final minutes of trading on Monday, shares hit $20.05, a climb of 31 percent in the last 12 months.

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