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MDU Resources: 2Q Earnings Snapshot

BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) _ MDU Resources Group Inc. (MDU) on Tuesday reported second-quarter profit of $61.8 million.

The Bismarck, North Dakota-based company said it had net income of 31 cents per share. Earnings, adjusted to account for discontinued operations, were 32 cents per share.

The energy, mining, construction and utilities company posted revenue of $1.3 billion in the period.

MDU Resources expects full-year earnings to be $1.45 to $1.60 per share.

MDU Resources shares have climbed nearly 10% since the beginning of the year. In the final minutes of trading on Tuesday, shares hit $26.17, a drop of almost 8% in the last 12 months.

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