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Pilgrim's Pride: 3Q Earnings Snapshot

GREELEY, Colo. (AP) _ Pilgrim's Pride Corp. (PPC) on Wednesday reported third-quarter earnings of $109.8 million.

The Greeley, Colorado-based company said it had profit of 44 cents per share. Earnings, adjusted for non-recurring costs, came to 45 cents per share.

The poultry producer posted revenue of $2.78 billion in the period.

Pilgrim's Pride shares have risen 90% since the beginning of the year. In the final minutes of trading on Wednesday, shares hit $29.47, a rise of 64% in the last 12 months.

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