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First Financial: 1Q Earnings Snapshot

ABILENE, Texas (AP) _ First Financial Bankshares Inc. (FFIN) on Thursday reported first-quarter earnings of $38.3 million.

The bank, based in Abilene, Texas, said it had earnings of 56 cents per share.

The commercial banker operating mostly in Texas posted revenue of $101.3 million in the period. Its revenue net of interest expense was $95.8 million, which fell short of Street forecasts.

First Financial shares have risen 4.5 percent since the beginning of the year. In the final minutes of trading on Thursday, shares hit $60.28, a climb of 26 percent in the last 12 months.

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