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The First Bancorp Inc.: 3Q Earnings Snapshot

DAMARISCOTTA, Maine (AP) _ The First Bancorp Inc. (FNLC) on Wednesday reported third-quarter earnings of $5.9 million.

The Damariscotta, Maine-based bank said it had earnings of 55 cents per share.

The bank posted revenue of $21.1 million in the period. Its revenue net of interest expense was $15.6 million, which beat Street forecasts.

The First Bancorp Inc. shares have risen 3 percent since the beginning of the year. In the final minutes of trading on Wednesday, shares hit $28.07, a decline of roughly 10 percent in the last 12 months.

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