Susquehanna Bancshares, Inc. on Wednesday announced fourth quarter and full year results for 2012.

For the fourth quarter, the bank earned net income of $43.2 million, or $0.23 per diluted share, compared to net income of $19.1 million, or $0.12 per diluted share, for the fourth quarter of 2011.

For the year, net income was $141.2 million, or $0.77 per diluted share, compared to $54.9 million, or $0.40 per diluted share, for 2011.