SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) _ NorthWestern Corp. (NWE) on Tuesday reported second-quarter net income of $47.7 million.
On a per-share basis, the Sioux Falls, South Dakota-based company said it had profit of 94 cents.
The electric and gas utility posted revenue of $270.7 million in the period.
NorthWestern shares have climbed 19% since the beginning of the year. In the final minutes of trading on Tuesday, shares hit $70.75, a rise of 20% in the last 12 months.