Washington Federal: Fiscal 1Q Earnings Snapshot

SEATTLE (AP) _ Washington Federal Inc. (WAFD) on Tuesday reported fiscal first-quarter earnings of $65.7 million.

The Seattle-based bank said it had earnings of 84 cents per share. Earnings, adjusted for non-recurring gains, came to 58 cents per share.

The holding company for Washington Federal Savings Bank posted revenue of $211.2 million in the period. Its revenue net of interest expense was $166.1 million, topping Street forecasts.

Washington Federal shares have decreased 2.5% since the beginning of the year. In the final minutes of trading on Tuesday, shares hit $35.74, a climb of 28% in the last 12 months.

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