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Avista: 1Q Earnings Snapshot

SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) _ Avista Corp. (AVA) on Thursday reported first-quarter profit of $115.8 million.

On a per-share basis, the Spokane, Washington-based company said it had net income of $1.76. Earnings, adjusted for non-recurring gains, came to 52 cents per share.

The utility posted revenue of $396.5 million in the period.

Avista shares have dropped nearly 1% since the beginning of the year. The stock has dropped 19% in the last 12 months.

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