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AVX: Fiscal 3Q Earnings Snapshot

FOUNTAIN INN, S.C. (AP) _ AVX Corp. (AVX) on Thursday reported fiscal third-quarter net income of $74.3 million, after reporting a loss in the same period a year earlier.

On a per-share basis, the Fountain Inn, South Carolina-based company said it had profit of 44 cents.

The maker of electronic components posted revenue of $442.4 million in the period.

AVX shares have climbed nearly 4 percent since the beginning of the year. The stock has declined 18 percent in the last 12 months.

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