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Under Armour sees 25% jump in third-quarter earnings

Booming Under Armour Inc. announced Thursday that it earned $57 million in the third quarter, a 25 percent jump over the year-earlier period that was driven by strong demand for men's, women's and youth apparel and growing acceptance of the brand's footwear. Revenue surged nearly as much — 24 percent — at the Baltimore-based sports apparel maker, to $575 million in the three months ended Sept. 30. In last year's third quarter, Under Armour made $46 million on revenue of $466 million. On a per-share basis, the company earned 54 cents, up from 44 cents. The results topped analysts' consensus estimates by two cents. Despite topping expectations, Under...