BETHESDA, Md. (AP) _ Eagle Bancorp Inc. (EGBN) on Wednesday reported fourth-quarter earnings of $38.9 million.
The Bethesda, Maryland-based bank said it had earnings of $1.21 per share.
The results surpassed Wall Street expectations. The average estimate of four analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of $1.02 per share.
The bank holding company posted revenue of $104.6 million in the period. Its revenue net of interest expense was $91.3 million, also beating Street forecasts. Four analysts surveyed by Zacks expected $90.4 million.