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Nucor follows record earnings year with a good start to 2019

Ken Elkins
Nucor follows record earnings year with a good start to 2019

On Tuesday, the Charlotte-based steel company reported earnings of $501.8 million, or $1.63 per diluted share, for the first quarter. That compares with 2018’s first-quarter numbers of $354.2 million, or $1.10 per diluted share.