SOUDERTON, Pa. (AP) _ Univest Corp. of Pennsylvania (UVSP) on Wednesday reported third-quarter profit of $17.7 million.
The Souderton, Pennsylvania-based bank said it had earnings of 60 cents per share.
The holding company for Univest Bank and Trust Co. posted revenue of $70.9 million in the period. Its revenue net of interest expense was $59.2 million, topping Street forecasts.
Univest shares have climbed 17% since the beginning of the year. In the final minutes of trading on Wednesday, shares hit $25.32, a rise of 9% in the last 12 months.