ArcelorMittal posts 3Q profit

LUXEMBOURG (AP) _ ArcelorMittal SA (MT) on Friday reported third-quarter earnings of $1.21 billion.

On a per-share basis, the Luxembourg-based company said it had profit of $1.18.

The steel producer posted revenue of $17.64 billion in the period.

ArcelorMittal shares have increased 29 percent since the beginning of the year. The stock has climbed 35 percent in the last 12 months.

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