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Westell posts 2Q profit

AURORA, Ill. (AP) _ Westell Technologies Inc. (WSTL) on Wednesday reported fiscal second-quarter net income of $720,000, after reporting a loss in the same period a year earlier.

The Aurora, Illinois-based company said it had net income of 5 cents per share. Earnings, adjusted for one-time gains and costs, came to 11 cents per share.

The telecommunications products provider posted revenue of $17.2 million in the period.

In the final minutes of trading on Wednesday, the company's shares hit $2.83. A year ago, they were trading at $1.92.

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