Regions Financial in Birmingham, Ala., reported a higher third-quarter profit, citing improved fee income from mortgage lending, capital markets and credit and debit cards. It also benefited from some special items and energy-market improvements.

The $125 billion-asset company's net income rose 26% to $304 million from a year earlier. Revenue rose 7.6% to $1.5 billion.

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