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Sterling Construction: 1Q Earnings Snapshot

THE WOODLANDS, Texas (AP) _ Sterling Construction Co. (STRL) on Monday reported first-quarter profit of $1.8 million.

On a per-share basis, the The Woodlands, Texas-based company said it had net income of 7 cents.

The civil construction company posted revenue of $223.9 million in the period.

Sterling Construction shares have increased 27% since the beginning of the year. In the final minutes of trading on Monday, shares hit $13.84, an increase of 22% in the last 12 months.

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