CALABASAS, Calif. (AP) _ ASGN Incorporated (ASGN) on Wednesday reported second-quarter profit of $43.1 million.
The Calabasas, California-based company said it had net income of 81 cents per share. Earnings, adjusted for one-time gains and costs, came to $1.10 per share.
The results fell short of Wall Street expectations. The average estimate of six analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of $1.19 per share.
The staffing company posted revenue of $972.3 million in the period, exceeding Street forecasts. Five analysts surveyed by Zacks expected $972 million.
For the current quarter ending in October, ASGN Inc expects its per-share earnings to range from $1.20 to $1.26.
The company said it expects revenue in the range of $993 million to $1 billion for the fiscal third quarter.
ASGN Inc shares have climbed 18% since the beginning of the year. In the final minutes of trading on Wednesday, shares hit $64.31, a decrease of 23% in the last 12 months.