Aegon NV posts 4Q profit

THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) _ Aegon NV (AEG) on Friday reported fourth-quarter profit of $507.2 million.

On a per-share basis, the The Hague, Netherlands-based company said it had profit of 25 cents.

The life insurance company posted revenue of $9.34 billion in the period.

For the year, the company reported profit of $648.6 million, or 31 cents per share. Revenue was reported as $37.25 billion.

Aegon NV shares have climbed roughly 3 percent since the beginning of the year. The stock has risen 20 percent in the last 12 months.

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