NEW YORK (AP) _ Voya Financial Inc. (VOYA) on Tuesday reported third-quarter profit of $142 million.
On a per-share basis, the New York-based company said it had profit of 87 cents. Earnings, adjusted for non-recurring costs, came to $1.34 per share.
The results beat Wall Street expectations. The average estimate of 11 analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of $1.18 per share.
The retirement, investment and insurance company posted revenue of $2.25 billion in the period. Its adjusted revenue was $163 million, which fell short of Street forecasts. Eleven analysts surveyed by Zacks expected $297.8 million.
Voya shares have decreased 16 percent since the beginning of the year. In the final minutes of trading on Tuesday, shares hit $41.33, an increase of roughly 2 percent in the last 12 months.
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