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First Community Bancshares: 3Q Earnings Snapshot

BLUEFIELD, Va. (AP) _ First Community Bancshares Inc. (FCBC) on Tuesday reported third-quarter net income of $9.2 million.

The Bluefield, Virginia-based bank said it had earnings of 58 cents per share. Earnings, adjusted for one-time gains and costs, were 57 cents per share.

The holding company for First Community Bank posted revenue of $31.2 million in the period. Its revenue net of interest expense was $29.9 million, topping Street forecasts.

First Community Bancshares shares have risen slightly more than 3% since the beginning of the year. In the final minutes of trading on Tuesday, shares hit $32.55, increasing slightly in the last 12 months.

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