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Collectors Universe: Fiscal 1Q Earnings Snapshot

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.

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