FAIRFIELD, N.J. (AP) _ Kearny Financial Corp. (KRNY) on Monday reported fiscal fourth-quarter earnings of $7.7 million.

On a per-share basis, the Fairfield, New Jersey-based company said it had profit of 8 cents. Earnings, adjusted for costs related to mergers and acquisitions, were 12 cents per share.

The holding company for Kearny Federal Savings Bank posted revenue of $60.6 million in the period. Its adjusted revenue was $43.9 million.

For the year, the company reported profit of $19.6 million, or 24 cents per share. Revenue was reported as $134.6 million.

Kearny shares have decreased nearly 8 percent since the beginning of the year. In the final minutes of trading on Monday, shares hit $13.35, a fall of 9 percent in the last 12 months.

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