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Paranaense de Energia posts 1Q profit

CURITIBA, Brazil (AP) _ Companhia Paranaense de Energia (ELP) on Monday reported first-quarter profit of $132.6 million.

The Curitiba, Brazil-based company said it had net income of 48 cents per share.

The power company posted revenue of $1.05 billion in the period.

Paranaense de Energia shares have climbed 10 percent since the beginning of the year. The stock has increased 23 percent in the last 12 months.

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