SCHAUMBURG, Ill. (AP) _ Career Education Corp. (CECO) on Wednesday reported second-quarter earnings of $8.8 million.

The Schaumburg, Illinois-based company said it had net income of 12 cents per share.

The for-profit education company posted revenue of $142 million in the period.

Career Education shares have increased 55 percent since the beginning of the year. In the final minutes of trading on Wednesday, shares hit $18.67, more than doubling in the last 12 months.


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