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First Financial: 3Q Earnings Snapshot

ABILENE, Texas (AP) _ First Financial Bankshares Inc. (FFIN) on Thursday reported third-quarter earnings of $43.1 million.

The Abilene, Texas-based bank said it had earnings of 32 cents per share.

The commercial banker operating mostly in Texas posted revenue of $109.3 million in the period. Its revenue net of interest expense was $102.9 million, surpassing Street forecasts.

First Financial shares have risen 17% since the beginning of the year. In the final minutes of trading on Thursday, shares hit $33.72, a climb of 16% in the last 12 months.

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