THE WOODLANDS, Texas (AP) _ Sterling Construction Co. (STRL) on Thursday reported second-quarter profit of $8.2 million.

On a per-share basis, the The Woodlands, Texas-based company said it had net income of 30 cents.

The civil construction company posted revenue of $268.7 million in the period.

Sterling Construction expects full-year revenue in the range of $1.03 billion to $1.05 billion.

Sterling Construction shares have declined 18 percent since the beginning of the year. In the final minutes of trading on Thursday, shares hit $13.36, a climb of 13 percent in the last 12 months.

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