UPDATE: Fifth Third Posts Higher Q4 Profit
Fifth Third Bancorp (NASDAQ: FITB) reported a rise in its fourth-quarter profit.
Fifth Third's quarterly profit climbed to $390 million, or $0.43 per share, versus $305 million, or $0.33 per share, in the year-earlier quarter. However, analysts were expecting earnings of $0.41 per share.
Fifth Third shares closed at $15.55 yesterday.
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