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BCB Bancorp: 4Q Earnings Snapshot

BAYONNE, N.J. (AP) _ BCB Bancorp Inc. (BCBP) on Thursday reported fourth-quarter profit of $5.2 million.

The bank, based in Bayonne, New Jersey, said it had earnings of 31 cents per share.

The community bank posted revenue of $31.6 million in the period. Its revenue net of interest expense was $22.3 million, missing Street forecasts.

For the year, the company reported profit of $16.8 million, or $1.01 per share. Revenue was reported as $85.6 million.

BCB Bancorp shares have risen 12 percent since the beginning of the year. In the final minutes of trading on Thursday, shares hit $11.74, a fall of 23 percent in the last 12 months.

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