SPRINGFIELD, Mo. (AP) _ Great Southern Bancorp Inc. (GSBC) on Wednesday reported third-quarter profit of $19.7 million.
On a per-share basis, the Springfield, Missouri-based company said it had net income of $1.38.
The bank holding company posted revenue of $68.8 million in the period. Its adjusted revenue was $54.6 million.
Great Southern Bancorp shares have risen 25% since the beginning of the year. In the final minutes of trading on Wednesday, shares hit $57.50, an increase of 10% in the last 12 months.