NEW YORK (AP) _ Alleghany Corp. (Y) on Thursday reported second-quarter earnings of $295.1 million.

On a per-share basis, the New York-based company said it had profit of $19.44. Earnings, adjusted for non-recurring gains, came to $9.78 per share.

The property and casualty insurance provider posted revenue of $1.9 billion in the period. Its adjusted revenue was $1.71 billion.

Alleghany shares have increased roughly 6 percent since the beginning of the year. The stock has risen slightly more than 1 percent in the last 12 months.

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