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Willdan posts 4Q profit

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) _ Willdan Group Inc. (WLDN) on Thursday reported fourth-quarter earnings of $1.6 million.

The Anaheim, California-based company said it had profit of 18 cents per share.

The energy efficiency and sustainability consultant posted revenue of $57.4 million in the period.

For the year, the company reported profit of $8.3 million, or 97 cents per share. Revenue was reported as $208.9 million.

For the current quarter ending in April, Willdan said it expects revenue in the range of $42 million to $47 million.

The company expects full-year earnings to be $1.05 to $1.20 per share, with revenue ranging from $230 million to $245 million.

Willdan shares have increased 23 percent since the beginning of the year. In the final minutes of trading on Thursday, shares hit $27.88, more than tripling in the last 12 months.

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