RENO, Nev. (AP) _ Monarch Casino & Resort Inc. (MCRI) on Tuesday reported second-quarter net income of $9.2 million.

On a per-share basis, the Reno, Nevada-based company said it had net income of 50 cents.

The casino operator posted revenue of $59.9 million in the period.

Monarch Casino shares have risen 5 percent since the beginning of the year. In the final minutes of trading on Tuesday, shares hit $47.13, a climb of 58 percent in the last 12 months.

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