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H&E Equipment posts 2Q profit

BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) _ H&E Equipment Services Inc. (HEES) on Thursday reported second-quarter profit of $9.9 million.

The Baton Rouge, Louisiana-based company said it had profit of 28 cents per share.

The construction and industrial equipment service provider posted revenue of $249.4 million in the period.

H&E Equipment shares have decreased roughly 1 percent since the beginning of the year. The stock has risen 17 percent in the last 12 months.

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