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J. Alexander's: 2Q Earnings Snapshot

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) _ J. Alexander's Holdings Inc. (JAX) on Friday reported second-quarter net income of $2.2 million.

On a per-share basis, the Nashville, Tennessee-based company said it had profit of 15 cents.

The casual dining restaurants operator posted revenue of $62.2 million in the period.

J. Alexander's expects full-year earnings to be 66 cents to 73 cents per share, with revenue in the range of $251 million to $253 million.

J. Alexander's shares have climbed 30% since the beginning of the year. In the final minutes of trading on Friday, shares hit $10.73, decreasing slightly in the last 12 months.

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