MidSouth Bancorp posts record quarter

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MidSouth Bancorp Inc. reported record quarterly net earnings Tuesday of $3.1 million for the first quarter, compared to $2.5 million for the first quarter of 2012.

Diluted earnings per share were 27 cents, compared to 24 cents a year ago.

The first quarter of 2013 included after-tax merger and conversion related expenses of 1 cent per share.