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Papa John's: 2Q Earnings Snapshot

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) _ Papa John's International Inc. (PZZA) on Tuesday reported second-quarter profit of $8.4 million.

On a per-share basis, the Louisville, Kentucky-based company said it had profit of 15 cents. Earnings, adjusted for non-recurring costs, were 28 cents per share.

The pizza chain posted revenue of $399.6 million in the period.

Papa John's expects full-year earnings in the range of $1 to $1.20 per share.

Papa John's shares have risen roughly 9% since the beginning of the year. In the final minutes of trading on Tuesday, shares hit $43.25, an increase of 2% in the last 12 months.

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