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WashingtonFirst posts 1Q profit

RESTON, Va. (AP) _ WashingtonFirst Bankshares Inc. (WFBI) on Monday reported first-quarter profit of $4.4 million.

The Reston, Virginia-based bank said it had earnings of 34 cents per share.

The bank holding company posted revenue of $25.2 million in the period. Its adjusted revenue was $21.6 million.

WashingtonFirst shares have decreased nearly 3 percent since the beginning of the year. In the final minutes of trading on Monday, shares hit $28.19, an increase of 28 percent in the last 12 months.

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