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Alliant Energy posts 4Q profit

MADISON, Wis. (AP) _ Alliant Energy Corp. (LNT) on Thursday reported fourth-quarter earnings of $65.2 million.

The Madison, Wisconsin-based company said it had net income of 28 cents per share.

The electric and gas utility parent company posted revenue of $797 million in the period.

For the year, the company reported profit of $381.7 million, or $1.64 per share. Revenue was reported as $3.32 billion.

Alliant Energy expects full-year earnings to be $1.92 to $2.06 per share.

Alliant Energy shares have climbed 3 percent since the beginning of the year. In the final minutes of trading on Thursday, shares hit $39.11, a climb of 14 percent in the last 12 months.

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