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Sturm Ruger: 2Q Earnings Snapshot

SOUTHPORT, Conn. (AP) _ Sturm Ruger & Co. (RGR) on Wednesday reported second-quarter net income of $6.2 million.

The Southport, Connecticut-based company said it had profit of 35 cents per share.

The firearm maker posted revenue of $96.3 million in the period.

Sturm Ruger shares have risen 6% since the beginning of the year. In the final minutes of trading on Wednesday, shares hit $56.50, a rise of 4% in the last 12 months.

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