SANTA ANA, Calif. (AP) _ Collectors Universe Inc. (CLCT) on Thursday reported fiscal first-quarter profit of $3.6 million.
On a per-share basis, the Santa Ana, California-based company said it had profit of 40 cents.
The provider of authentication for collectibles posted revenue of $20.2 million in the period.
Collectors Universe shares have more than doubled since the beginning of the year. In the final minutes of trading on Thursday, shares hit $28.66, a climb of 99% in the last 12 months.