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NL Industries: 2Q Earnings Snapshot

DALLAS (AP) _ NL Industries Inc. (NL) on Wednesday reported second-quarter net income of $5.9 million, after reporting a loss in the same period a year earlier.

The Dallas-based company said it had profit of 12 cents per share. Earnings, adjusted for non-recurring costs, came to 44 cents per share.

The chemical and components holding company posted revenue of $33.7 million in the period.

In the final minutes of trading on Wednesday, the company's shares hit $4.01. A year ago, they were trading at $8.95.

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