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SunCoke posts 1Q profit

LISLE, Ill. (AP) _ SunCoke Energy Inc. (SXC) on Thursday reported first-quarter net income of $1 million, after reporting a loss in the same period a year earlier.

On a per-share basis, the Lisle, Illinois-based company said it had profit of 2 cents.

The metallurgical coke producer posted revenue of $309.7 million in the period.

SunCoke shares have dropped 27 percent since the beginning of the year. The stock has risen slightly more than 8 percent in the last 12 months.

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