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Sotheby's posts 2Q profit

NEW YORK (AP) _ Sotheby's (BID) on Thursday reported second-quarter net income of $76.9 million.

On a per-share basis, the New York-based company said it had profit of $1.43.

The auction house posted revenue of $314.9 million in the period.

Sotheby's shares have increased 40 percent since the beginning of the year. The stock has increased 77 percent in the last 12 months.


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