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Eastern: 2Q Earnings Snapshot

NAUGATUCK, Conn. (AP) _ Eastern Co. (EML) on Thursday reported second-quarter net income of $2.5 million.

The Naugatuck, Connecticut-based company said it had profit of 40 cents per share.

The maker of locks and other security products posted revenue of $61.4 million in the period.

Eastern shares have dropped roughly 4% since the beginning of the year. In the final minutes of trading on Thursday, shares hit $23.23, a decline of 14% in the last 12 months.

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