CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa (AP) _ United Fire Group Inc. (UFCS) on Wednesday reported second-quarter earnings of $157,000.

On a per-share basis, the Cedar Rapids, Iowa-based company said it had profit of 1 cent. Losses, adjusted for investment gains, were 3 cents per share.

The property and casualty insurance company posted revenue of $275.4 million in the period. Its adjusted revenue was $274.1 million.

United Fire shares have climbed 23 percent since the beginning of the year. The stock has risen 27 percent in the last 12 months.

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