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National HealthCare: 4Q Earnings Snapshot

MURFREESBORO, Tenn. (AP) _ National HealthCare Corp. (NHC) on Thursday reported fourth-quarter net income of $18.2 million.

The Murfreesboro, Tennessee-based company said it had net income of $1.19 per share. Earnings, adjusted for one-time gains and costs, were $1.16 per share.

The nursing home and assisted living company posted revenue of $248.9 million in the period.

For the year, the company reported profit of $59 million, or $3.87 per share. Revenue was reported as $980.3 million.

National HealthCare shares have risen nearly 5 percent since the beginning of the year. The stock has climbed 42 percent in the last 12 months.


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