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Premier Financial: 2Q Earnings Snapshot

July 23, 2019

HUNTINGTON, W.Va. (AP) _ Premier Financial Bancorp Inc. (PFBI) on Tuesday reported second-quarter earnings of $5.9 million.

The bank, based in Huntington, West Virginia, said it had earnings of 40 cents per share.

The multi-bank holding company posted revenue of $21.5 million in the period. Its revenue net of interest expense was $19 million, beating Street forecasts.

Premier Financial shares have increased slightly more than 2% since the beginning of the year. The stock has dropped 23% in the last 12 months.

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