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Exponent: 3Q Earnings Snapshot

MENLO PARK, Calif. (AP) _ Exponent Inc. (EXPO) on Thursday reported third-quarter earnings of $19.6 million.

On a per-share basis, the Menlo Park, California-based company said it had profit of 36 cents.

The engineering and scientific consulting company posted revenue of $101.5 million in the period. Its adjusted revenue was $95.5 million.

Exponent shares have climbed 40% since the beginning of the year. In the final minutes of trading on Thursday, shares hit $70.80, a rise of 46% in the last 12 months.

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