STAMFORD, Conn. (AP) _ Independence Holding Co. (IHC) on Tuesday reported second-quarter net income of $6.8 million.

The Stamford, Connecticut-based company said it had profit of 45 cents per share.

The insurance company posted revenue of $84.9 million in the period.

Independence Holding shares have risen 36 percent since the beginning of the year. The stock has climbed 71 percent in the last 12 months.

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