MT. LAUREL, N.J. (AP) _ Marlin Business Services Corp. (MRLN) on Thursday reported second-quarter profit of $6.5 million.

The Mt. Laurel, New Jersey-based company said it had net income of 52 cents per share.

The provider of equipment financing services posted revenue of $27.8 million in the period. Its adjusted revenue was $24.1 million.

Marlin expects full-year earnings to be $2 to $2.10 per share.

Marlin shares have climbed 37 percent since the beginning of the year. The stock has climbed 18 percent in the last 12 months.

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