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National General: 2Q Earnings Snapshot

NEW YORK (AP) _ National General Holdings Corp. (NGHC) on Monday reported second-quarter profit of $77.9 million.

On a per-share basis, the New York-based company said it had net income of 60 cents. Earnings, adjusted for one-time gains and costs, came to 67 cents per share.

The insurance holding company posted revenue of $1.27 billion in the period.

National General shares have fallen slightly more than 5% since the beginning of the year. In the final minutes of trading on Monday, shares hit $22.90, a fall of 16% in the last 12 months.

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