JACKSON, Miss. (AP) _ Trustmark Corp. (TRMK) on Wednesday reported fourth-quarter earnings of $36.7 million.
The bank, based in Jackson, Mississippi, said it had earnings of 55 cents per share.
The results topped Wall Street expectations. The average estimate of three analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of 54 cents per share.
The holding company for Trustmark National Bank posted revenue of $171.7 million in the period. Its revenue net of interest expense was $152 million, meeting Street forecasts.
For the year, the company reported profit of $149.6 million, or $2.21 per share. Revenue was reported as $617.1 million.
Trustmark shares have increased 7 percent since the beginning of the year. In the final minutes of trading on Wednesday, shares hit $30.48, a fall of 9 percent in the last 12 months.
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