TROY, Mich. (AP) _ Kelly Services Inc. (KELYB) on Wednesday reported a second-quarter loss of $15.4 million, after reporting a profit in the same period a year earlier.

The Troy, Michigan-based company said it had a loss of 40 cents per share. Earnings, adjusted for investment costs, came to 54 cents per share.

The staffing company posted revenue of $1.39 billion in the period.

Kelly Services shares have fallen 9 percent since the beginning of the year. The stock has increased 20 percent in the last 12 months.

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