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Esco Technologies: Fiscal 3Q Earnings Snapshot

ST. LOUIS (AP) _ Esco Technologies Inc. (ESE) on Thursday reported fiscal third-quarter profit of $20.1 million.

On a per-share basis, the St. Louis-based company said it had profit of 77 cents. Earnings, adjusted for non-recurring costs, came to 81 cents per share.

The maker of smart meters and filtration products posted revenue of $199.8 million in the period.

Esco Technologies shares have increased 24% since the beginning of the year. In the final minutes of trading on Thursday, shares hit $81.72, an increase of 24% in the last 12 months.

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