Another crop of Midwest financial institutions reported healthy third quarter loan growth on Monday, but higher net income did not uniformly translate into higher profitability.

Cleveland-based Keycorp said it earned $229 million, up 14% from a year ago. Detroit-based Comerica Inc. said earnings advanced 20.2%, to $100.6 million. And a Minneapolis thrift, TCF Financial Corp., lifted earnings by 28%, to $15.5 million.

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