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Hooker Furniture posts 2Q profit

MARTINSVILLE, Va. (AP) _ Hooker Furniture Corp. (HOFT) on Thursday reported fiscal second-quarter profit of $7.8 million.

On a per-share basis, the Martinsville, Virginia-based company said it had net income of 67 cents.

The home furnishings company posted revenue of $156.3 million in the period.

Hooker Furniture shares have climbed slightly more than 7 percent since the beginning of the year. The stock has increased 69 percent in the last 12 months.

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