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Southern National Bancorp: 3Q Earnings Snapshot

MCLEAN, Va. (AP) _ Southern National Bancorp of Virginia Inc. (SONA) on Thursday reported third-quarter net income of $8.9 million.

The bank, based in McLean, Virginia, said it had earnings of 36 cents per share.

The holding company for Sonabank posted revenue of $33.4 million in the period. Its revenue net of interest expense was $24 million, which missed Street forecasts.

Southern National Bancorp shares have climbed 16% since the beginning of the year. In the final minutes of trading on Thursday, shares hit $15.38, an increase of roughly 5% in the last 12 months.

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