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First Community Bancshares: 2Q Earnings Snapshot

BLUEFIELD, Va. (AP) _ First Community Bancshares Inc. (FCBC) on Tuesday reported second-quarter profit of $10.5 million.

The Bluefield, Virginia-based bank said it had earnings of 66 cents per share. Earnings, adjusted for non-recurring gains, were 57 cents per share.

The holding company for First Community Bank posted revenue of $33 million in the period. Its revenue net of interest expense was $31.6 million, which beat Street forecasts.

First Community Bancshares shares have increased 1% since the beginning of the year. In the final minutes of trading on Tuesday, shares hit $31.83, a fall of nearly 1% in the last 12 months.

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