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Safety Insurance: 3Q Earnings Snapshot

BOSTON (AP) _ Safety Insurance Group Inc. (SAFT) on Wednesday reported third-quarter profit of $15.6 million.

On a per-share basis, the Boston-based company said it had profit of $1.01. Earnings, adjusted for non-recurring gains, were 98 cents per share.

The automobile insurance provider posted revenue of $215.3 million in the period.

Safety Insurance shares have increased 24% since the beginning of the year. In the final minutes of trading on Wednesday, shares hit $101.74, a climb of 19% in the last 12 months.

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