Artesian Resources posts 3Q profit

NEWARK, Del. (AP) _ Artesian Resources Corp. (ARTNA) on Thursday reported third-quarter earnings of $3.9 million.

The Newark, Delaware-based company said it had net income of 42 cents per share.

The water resource management company posted revenue of $22.4 million in the period.

Artesian Resources shares have climbed 28 percent since the beginning of the year. The stock has increased 46 percent in the last 12 months.

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