HOUSTON (AP) _ Westlake Chemical Partners LP (WLKP) on Thursday reported second-quarter net income of $12.8 million.

On a per-share basis, the Houston-based company said it had profit of 40 cents.

The ethylene producer posted revenue of $302 million in the period.

Westlake Chemical Partners shares have increased roughly 9 percent since the beginning of the year. The stock has risen 8 percent in the last 12 months.

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