Iamgold profit rises 56 pct

Tue Nov 13, 2012 6:10pm EST
 
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Nov 13 (Reuters) - Iamgold Corp reported a 56 percent rise in profit, helped by higher derivative gains.

The Canadian gold miner's net earnings from continuing operations attributable to equity holders rose to $78 million, or 21 cents per share, from $50 million, or 13 per share, a year earlier.

Revenue fell 10 percent to $386.8 million.