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Seneca Foods posts 3Q profit

MARION, N.Y. (AP) _ Seneca Foods Corp. (SENEA) on Thursday reported fiscal third-quarter profit of $7.7 million.

The Marion, New York-based company said it had profit of 78 cents per share. Earnings, adjusted for pretax expenses and non-recurring costs, came to $1.20 per share.

The fruit and vegetable company posted revenue of $392.7 million in the period.

Seneca Foods shares have risen almost 1 percent since the beginning of the year. In the final minutes of trading on Thursday, shares hit $31, a decrease of 23 percent in the last 12 months.

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