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Ebix posts 1Q profit

JOHNS CREEK, Ga. (AP) _ Ebix Inc. (EBIX) on Tuesday reported first-quarter profit of $26.4 million.

The Johns Creek, Georgia-based company said it had profit of 83 cents per share.

The supplier of software and e-commerce services to the insurance industry posted revenue of $79.1 million in the period.

Ebix shares have climbed nearly 10 percent since the beginning of the year. The stock has risen 32 percent in the last 12 months.

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