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Rush Enterprises posts 1Q profit

NEW BRAUNFELS, Texas (AP) _ Rush Enterprises Inc. (RUSHB) on Monday reported first-quarter profit of $14.5 million.

The New Braunfels, Texas-based company said it had profit of 36 cents per share.

The commercial vehicle retailer posted revenue of $1.04 billion in the period.

Rush Enterprises shares have climbed almost 10 percent since the beginning of the year. In the final minutes of trading on Monday, shares hit $33.84, a climb of 90 percent in the last 12 months.

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