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U.S. insurer Prudential Financial's profit falls 15.2%

Nov 4 (Reuters) - Prudential Financial Inc reported a 15.2% fall in quarterly profit on Monday, as the No. 1 U.S. life insurer by assets was hit by weakness in its international business.

Net income attributable to the company fell to $1.42 billion, or $3.44 per share, in the third quarter ended Sept. 30, from $1.67 billion, or $3.90 per share, a year earlier.

Adjusted operating profit income was $3.22 per share. (Reporting by Ayanti Bera in Bengaluru; Editing by Sriraj Kalluvila)