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Fanhua: 1Q Earnings Snapshot

GUANGZHOU, China (AP) _ Fanhua Inc. (FANH) on Wednesday reported profit of $21.9 million in its first quarter.

On a per-share basis, the Guangzhou, China-based company said it had profit of 39 cents.

The insurance company posted revenue of $144.8 million in the period.

Fanhua shares have risen 35% since the beginning of the year. In the final minutes of trading on Wednesday, shares hit $29.73, an increase of 4.5% in the last 12 months.

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