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BWX posts 1Q profit

LYNCHBURG, Va. (AP) _ BWX Technologies Inc. (BWXT) on Monday reported first-quarter net income of $55.7 million.

The Lynchburg, Virginia-based company said it had net income of 55 cents per share.

The supplier of nuclear fuel and components to the U.S. government posted revenue of $428.2 million in the period.

BWX expects full-year earnings in the range of $1.85 to $1.95 per share.

BWX shares have risen 24 percent since the beginning of the year.

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