Hancock Holding (HBHC) reported higher quarterly earnings after it cut costs and generated higher fee income.

The $19.5 billion-asset company's earnings rose 147% from a year earlier, to $47 million. Earnings of 54 cents a share were 8 cents below the analysts' average estimate, according to Bloomberg.

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