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Dillard's: Fiscal 1Q Earnings Snapshot

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) _ Dillard's Inc. (DDS) on Wednesday reported fiscal first-quarter net income of $78.6 million.

On a per-share basis, the Little Rock, Arkansas-based company said it had profit of $2.99. Earnings, adjusted for non-recurring gains, were $2.77 per share.

The results met Wall Street expectations. The average estimate of three analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was also for earnings of $2.77 per share.

The department store operator posted revenue of $1.47 billion in the period.

Dillard's shares have risen 5% since the beginning of the year. In the final minutes of trading on Wednesday, shares hit $63.42, a decrease of 13% in the last 12 months.

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