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Primerica: 1Q Earnings Snapshot

DULUTH, Ga. (AP) _ Primerica Inc. (PRI) on Tuesday reported first-quarter profit of $79.2 million.

The Duluth, Georgia-based company said it had net income of $1.83 per share. Earnings, adjusted for investment gains, came to $1.74 per share.

The life insurance and financial products company posted revenue of $495 million in the period.

Primerica shares have climbed 30% since the beginning of the year. The stock has increased 34% in the last 12 months.

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