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First Citizens: 3Q Earnings Snapshot

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) _ First Citizens BancShares Inc. (FCNCA) on Wednesday reported third-quarter profit of $117.3 million.

The Raleigh, North Carolina-based bank said it had earnings of $9.80 per share.

The bank posted revenue of $410.2 million in the period. Its revenue net of interest expense was $401.9 million, which topped Street forecasts.

First Citizens shares have risen 2 percent since the beginning of the year. The stock has climbed 7 percent in the last 12 months.

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